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Pretty straight forward request. Just ask for a confirmation when suggesting a tag synonym.

I was browsing the different tag synonyms for various tags and accidentally suggested a tag when I thought I was searching for one. An honest mistake that easily could have been prevented.

Not really an important issue.

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I'm fairly against this, for two reasons. First, I think it's probably extremely rare that this happens, and (not to be rude) I'm not sure how you can miss that this is an interface for suggesting a synonym:

Screenshot of the tag synonym box

Second, I thoroughly dislike sites and programs that constantly prompt you to make sure you haven't made a mistake; it's largely a waste of time. If we're not going to prompt people for confirmation before closing or deleting posts, we certainly shouldn't for something as minor as proposing a tag synonym, which (if it's bad) will just get downvoted and end up having no effect whatsoever


I downvoted the suggestion, so it's halfway to being deleted

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It was C# -> .net or the other way around. I would have liked it if I could have removed it myself. –  Jeff Mercado Sep 10 '10 at 4:43
    
I understand your point and I agree. But in my defense, the tag browsing page has a text field to search for a tag. It didn't have the same meaning when looking at the tag synonyms page. Its presence made me think they behave similarly. –  Jeff Mercado Sep 10 '10 at 4:50

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