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What was used for building StackOverflow?

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marked as duplicate by fretje, ChrisF, random, Kyle Cronin Feb 15 '10 at 13:07

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see: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/10369/… – fretje Feb 15 '10 at 12:55
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
But still, how are baby made? – alex Feb 15 '10 at 14:35
@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
It only takes one month if you have nine women. – Ether Feb 15 '10 at 17:11
@Ether, I have 90 women – juanformoso 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 =) – juanformoso Feb 16 '10 at 12:45

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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

No, it's specifically developed.

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