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What was used for building StackOverflow?

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see: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/10369/… –  fretje Feb 15 '10 at 12:55
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What would be the SO family without its own variant of "where site come from", coming back regularly :-] –  Gnoupi Feb 15 '10 at 13:16
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But still, how are baby made? –  alex Feb 15 '10 at 14:35
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@alex: I think you mean "how is babby formed?". –  Matt Ball Feb 15 '10 at 15:01
    
@alex - All I know is that it takes 6 to 8 weeks. –  Gnoupi Feb 15 '10 at 15:26
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It only takes one month if you have nine women. –  Ether Feb 15 '10 at 17:11
    
@Ether, I have 90 women –  jmfsg Feb 16 '10 at 1:38
    
Poorly worded dupes at least allow for some fun in constructing synonymistic nodes. @dow –  random Feb 16 '10 at 1:45
    
ok @ran, I'll leave them alone in the future, I was bored =) –  jmfsg Feb 16 '10 at 12:45

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No, it's specifically developed.

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StackOverflow is developed with ASP.NET MVC, C# 3.5 and saves data into SQL Server 2008.

And no, it's not some OpenSource wiki engine, not yet.

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It's also unlikely to be released as Open Source in the medium term, as it is available as a service from FogCreek as the StackExchange product –  Rowland Shaw Feb 15 '10 at 13:12