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Is it wrong to ask the same question elsewhere? [duplicate]

I just posted a question to superuser.com and afterward realized that it might not be answered very quickly due to how specific it was. So I also posted it on the Ubuntu forums I plan to update both ...
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Is it bad form to cross post to Stack Overflow and GitHub? [duplicate]

If I have a question about an open source project on GitHub, is it considered good or bad etiquette to open a new issue for that project on GitHub and post the same question on Stack Overflow (or ...
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Cross-posting between SE sites and 3rd party sites [duplicate]

I know one must not cross-post between SE sites. But am I allowed to post the same question, say, on AskDifferent and Apple Support Communities?
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Questions asked across Sites. NOT only SE sites [duplicate]

What is the usual community response to questions that are posted on other sites as well? For example if the same question is posted on StackOverflow and on CodeProject what would the community do? ...
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1answer
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Is there something bad if someone is posting the same question on another website? [duplicate]

Is there something bad if I post the same question on StackOverFlow and on another help/forum developing website at the same time ?
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1answer
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Should I refrain from posting the same question on different websites? [duplicate]

Say I'm in a hurry and I really need help to fix some code. I want to reach many people and get the best answer as soon as possible. In this situation I would probably copy and paste the same ...
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5answers
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Is cross-posting a question on multiple Stack Exchange sites permitted if the question is on-topic for each site?

It is possible to migrate a question from one Stack Exchange site to another by closing, but if I have a question that I think is on-topic for multiple Stack Exchange sites, is it OK to post it on ...
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1answer
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Does a “dupe” on another (non-SE/SO) site warrant a vote to close? [duplicate]

On Stack Overflow a user asked the following question: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/9867821/opencl-slower-than-opengl As noted by user gpu, this exact question has been asked on Nvidia's ...
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Is it OK to crosspost Stack Overflow questions, now that the Portuguese SO is open?

Somehow related (but not exactly) to Is it OK to translate and repost Stack Overflow questions/answers in different language? Let's suppose I have a question in the following manner: How do to x ...
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2answers
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Two Posts Enter, One Post Leaves. - Merging identical questions (probably) intentionally asked on two sites

So, yesterday these two questions got posted, one on English Language Learners and one on English Language and Usage: Someone who looks for problems and is not interested in solving an issue ...
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Is it OK to ask a question about RDF, SPARQL etc on both Stack Overflow and semanticweb.com?

The website https://answers.semanticweb.com looks very similar to the Stack Overflow sites and is about aspects of the semantic web. Thus there is quite some overlap to questions asked on Stack ...
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2answers
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Cross-posting to external sites? [duplicate]

I've just flagged this question for cross-posting (to/from an external site, not within the SE-framework), and indicated in a comment that I'd done so. I got a comment back, that there was nothing ...
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What to do with copy-paste questions? [duplicate]

I ran into this question that looks like its been copied over from another site. I'm not really sure how to deal with it. I mean, there's an actual question burried in there somewhere, but as it ...