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Can we allow 7.5K users to suggest tag synonyms without a score of 5 in the tag?

Feature Request: Could 7.5K users have the privilege of proposing synonyms without the 5 upvotes per tag requirement? (in other words unrestricted synonym suggestion) Background: I would like to be ...
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Tag synonym [php5] to [php] [closed]

Right now there are 3 tags for php: php (52,704), php5 (2,477), and php4 (170). However if you look at the state of php5, it seems most questions are tagged blindly with php5, even though it applys to ...
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Another kind of tag hierarchy/relationship

Ok, now we have synonyms which is great and helps a bit more to organize the tags. But I think we need something more (in addition). I know that having tag hierarchy was proposed before and more or ...
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3answers
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Why are the upvote points in the [C++0x] tag not unified with those of [C++11]?

I just wanted to check the top-users list for c++0x and found that this tag was made synonymous with c++11, which indeed is a good thing. But unlike with template and templates some time ago, this ...
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Wrong tag mapping approved

I have been notified that python-3.x has been made synonymous to various non-interchangeably variants wrt python-3.x: python-3.1, python-3.2, python-3.3, python3.2 Of that list, only python-3.2 ...
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Blacklist the [idea] tag as ambiguous [closed]

SO has currently 451 444(??) posts tagged with intellij-idea and 15 0 posts tagged with idea. The latter list used to be longer until 2 days ago, when I browsed through it, noticed that the majority ...
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Break the [iphone-sdk] → [iphone] synonym

While often used that way, these two are not synonymous. iPhone is the device while the SDK is for both iPhone and iPad. There can also be iPhone-specific questions that do not involve the SDK (e.g. ...
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Please allow comments on tag synonym proposals

I've downvoted quite a few proposals because I thought the synonym should go the other way, or I disagreed with the proposal outright, but I felt like I should say something about why I think that way ...
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Break the [php4] -> [php] synonym

Please break the [php4] ➟ [php] synonym (as synonyms are meant to be interchangeable).
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1answer
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Cleanup ruby-on-rails synonyms [closed]

Currently, we have: ruby-on-rails × 26940 <- ruby-on-rails2 × 4 Simone Carletti (proposed) ruby-on-rails3 × 465 <- ruby-on-rails-3 × 2212 Helen ruby-on-rails-3-beta <- ...
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Can someone make php5 a synonym of the php tag? [closed]

These were desynonymized due to this question: "Desynonymize" php and php5 Clearly there isn't support for undoing that for policy reasons, so I'll try a different argument: PHP 5 is the ...
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Why did my tag-synonyms disappear?

I had created tag synonyms for vba, of excel-vba, word-vba and access-vba and they had one vote sitting on them. I was just trying to recruit another vote, when I went there and noticed my synonyms ...
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1answer
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“Desynonymize” php and php5 [closed]

Due to this question, I think it would be better to remove php5 as synoym for php. I proposed it as a synonym because I didn't know how the system really works. The community decided that it should ...
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1answer
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suggestion: tag inheritance (not the tag “inheritance”, but the concept of tag inheritance) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Another kind of tag hierarchy/relationship Could we make tags imply other tags? i already suggested this here but i think this suggestion deserves it's own "question". ...