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Overlap with ai.stackexchange and datascience.stackexchange

TL;DR Machine learning, deep learning and reinforcement learning are all on-topic here, but we ask that questions not be primarily concerned with programming. Preamble I'm not active on DSCI.SE or ...
Sycorax's user avatar
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Can I cross-post a question which answer I'm not satisfied with?

From the on-topic help center page (which Glen_b pointed out): Please note,...,that cross-posting is not encouraged on SE sites. Choose one best location to post your question. Later, if it proves ...
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7 votes

What to do when an on-topic question has already been posted on another SE site?

If the question's on-topic here I most usually comment, adding a link to the cross-post & asking the OP to decide which site they want the question on. I don't close it, partly because we don't ...
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Reposting a Question from Math.stackexchange on Stats.stackexchange? Specifically one about probability?

It's in the first page of the help -- help/on-topic, third-last paragraph says: Please note, however, that cross-posting is not encouraged on SE sites. Choose one best location to post your ...
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What to do when an on-topic question has already been posted on another SE site?

It's a common issue with the current way Stack Exchange is designed, and it's even getting worse with the creation of the AI and DS websites, which largely overlap with CV. I think the best solution ...
Franck Dernoncourt's user avatar
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Handling of cross-posted questions when flagged

Once links to the cross-site duplicates have been provided, there doesn't seem to be a pressing need to close the question if it's squarely on-topic at this site; potential answerers can now decide ...
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Handling of cross-posted questions when flagged

From my point of view the main reason I dislike cross posting is the potential waste of my time and that of other users answering some question which has already been answered elsewhere. Given that ...
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Handling of cross-posted questions when flagged

If we want to take a firmer line:— Moderators can close the cross-site duplicate using a custom reason (neater than using an inappropriate default close reason). If we think there's value in keeping ...
Scortchi - Reinstate Monica's user avatar
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What to do when an on-topic question has already been posted on another SE site?

When I come across such a question, I close it. I leave a comment along with closing, asking the OP to decide which site they prefer and delete the other version. They could then have this version ...
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