Linked Questions

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Why are high-rep SO users denied permissions to participate in meta? [duplicate]

I'm a member of the community (StackOverflow). This community is here to discuss that community. Why, even though I'm a 10k+ user on the real community, am I treated like a second-class citizen here?...
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Isn't it about time that meta.stackoverflow shared rep with its parent just like the other meta sites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Shouldn't my Meta Stack Overflow and Stack Overflow reputations be the same? Should reputation from SO carry over to Meta? I know there have been questions in the past ...
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1answer
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Why doesn't reputation from Stack Overflow “trickle” to Meta? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should reputation from SO carry over to Meta? Stack Overflow and Meta seem like the same site; shouldn't they have the same karma or reputation?
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1answer
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Why does meta stackoverflow need an independent reputation system? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should reputation from SO carry over to Meta? What is the purpose of having an independent reputation system for the users of meta stackoverflow? Isn't it the case that all (...
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1answer
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Why is Super User's meta reputation not separate from the main site like Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should reputation from SO carry over to Meta? I've noticed that the Stack Overflow meta has its own reputation but on Super User meta it's derived from parent site. Why is not ...
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0answers
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Why does Meta Stack Exchange have a separate reputation system while the other meta sites do not? [duplicate]

I know that meta sites are meant to be a place for discussion and feature requests. Which is why the meta sites do not have a separate reputation system and anything on the meta site will not affect ...
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7answers
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The future of meta.stackoverflow and meta.stackexchange

Historically this site, meta.stackoverflow, has been the place to ask questions about not just Stack Overflow, but the functioning of the entire Stack Exchange (2.0) network, including Area 51 and ...
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18answers
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Should users edit other users' posts to correct grammar and spelling problems?

Question says it all: Should users edit other users' posts to correct grammar and spelling problems? I've seen arguments both ways, and lean toward yes...but...
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7answers
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Could we get some troll fencing up around meta?

While I'm a fan of "Presume good intent" it seems unusual to see folks whose entire interest here is in how the CoC is enforced - one rep users with no accounts elsewhere. I'm noticing some patterns ...
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4answers
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How does Meta Stack Exchange work?

Meta Stack Exchange seems to have different rules and user behavior than the "regular" Stack Exchange sites. How is it different? Individual questions answered below: What do votes mean on Meta? ...
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3answers
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Can I transfer a little bit of rep from my Stackoverflow account to my meta account?

I just joined meta.stackoverflow.com and linked my account to my Stackoverflow one. I like upvoting good answers, but unfortunately I have to start off with reputation 1 on meta, which doesn't let me ...
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2answers
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My rep on meta.SO doesn't match that on SO [closed]

Is this by-design or a bug?
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1answer
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Remove meta.SE reputation changes from voting to allow everyone to participate like normal meta sites [duplicate]

Many people have come to Meta to vote and comment on the proposed changes to the license. However most people coming from other sites don't have enough reputation to down vote answers. This completely ...
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3answers
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Can reputation from SU and SF be counted on meta?

I understand segregating reputation on the different sites, but since meta.SO is being used for discussion of SU and SF as well, it seems prudent for reputation earned on those sites to apply to meta....
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0answers
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Inherited Rep from StackOverflow on Meta [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Meta Stack Overflow rep different from Stack Overflow? I was reading the SO blog where he says... These sites will have a shared reputation system, so you “inherit” ...