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Have there been any statements on the meaning of this tag?

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possible duplicate of How does Meta Stack Overflow work? –  Jon Seigel Nov 30 '10 at 3:59
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Ooo, a meta-Meta question! –  Zeke Dec 7 '10 at 5:22
    
Time to open a new website.. –  bobobobo May 20 '12 at 0:22

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It's a step up from Status-By-Design.

  • Status Non Repro: Problem? What Problem?

  • Status By Design: That's not a bug, that's a feature

  • Status Deferred: We recognize there's a problem. Hopefully if we leave it alone long enough it will go away

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If it's used the same way here as we use it at my workplace, it means "yeah we'll totally get to that... resume surfing stackoverflow"

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s/status-deferred/We'll get to it in 6-8 weeks./g
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How do you read that? What language? stet? –  random Aug 31 '09 at 2:50
    
That was pseudo-vim regexes...the only ones I do on a semi-never basis. –  Eric Aug 31 '09 at 2:54
    
vim? whoosh –  random Aug 31 '09 at 2:57
    
Deleting out of pure shame. –  Eric Aug 31 '09 at 3:07
    
@random, it's the essential command of sed –  Pops Mar 2 '11 at 18:41

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