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Single-use tags with no tag wiki, but with rejected proposals for the tag wiki, aren't auto-burninated after six months

Network wide there are today only 307 of such tags. I don't think this bug needs immediate fixing but the query can be used to find tags that have no wiki but maybe deserve it. Here is the multi-db ...
rene's user avatar
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Why wasn't this tag removed - despite having single occurrence?

So this is interesting. Technically speaking, that tag does have a wiki. It's just blank. The wiki's post ID is assigned to the tag, and you can view the revision history showing it was created ...
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Single use tags are not deleted after six months if they were recreated via a rollback

It turns out that there are two different thresholds one for main sites (6 months) and another for metas including MSE (12 months). We run a script once per month which means in some cases the period ...
Nicolas Chabanovsky's user avatar
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Why aren't tag synonyms deleted from the list of tags?

The tags themselves are deleted if they have no questions left. That's not the issue you are seeing, though. The tags list actually does two queries. It gets all Tags in the database and then also ...
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Why are these zombie tags on Meta SE not yet deleted by the daily cleanup script?

It looks like those tags are part of a pending synonym request: impact is suggested as a people-reached synonym: https://meta.stackexchange.com/tags/people-reached/synonyms canned-comments is ...
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Questions about to become untagged

I wrote a SEDE query to determine which single-use tags will be deleted and when, and it also shows the only question using it and which tags it has. You could check this list once in a while and ...
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