Questions tagged [tag-synonyms]

This tag is for questions about tag synonyms (how they work, who can create them, etc).

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Split some vague but popular tags

I have been feeling like doing tag work recently and I found that some of the more popular tags that have not been properly described have found themselves rather inconsistently used. A few that leap ...
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Proposed synonym: {tikzpicture} -> {tikz-pgf}

This post is to test the proposal I gave in answer to Tag synonyms and how they work. I have proposed the tag synonym tikzpicture -> tikz-pgf, which you can vote on at the following page: {tikz-pgf} ...
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Should we keep [listings], [lstlisting] or both?

On the main site, there are two tags about code-formatting inside a LaTeX documents which all refer to listings package: listings and lstlisting. listings currently has 40 watchers and 2.6k questions,...
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Tag synonyms and how they work

There are a large number of questions on meta that deal with tag synonyms, requesting a merger via so-called synonyms. To name a few: Should {accepted-answer} be a synonym of {accepting}? Make {...
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The {documentation} tag

I'm confused about the documentation tag. Its tag wiki excerpt states: You should tag questions as {documentation} when they address issues related to the writing of documenting TeX packages, or to ...
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Rename {writelatex} to {overleaf}, keep {writelatex} as a synonym for {overleaf}

writelatex has been renamed to Overleaf. I suggest to rename the writelatex tag to overleaf and make writelatex a synonym for overleaf.
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What is the point of the ducks tag in non meta tex

As far as I can tell there's only ever been one post utilizing the ducks tag without the tikzducks tag. might they not just as well be merged? or would it be acceptable for me to start asking about ...
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Should we convert the tag [scrpage2] into an alias for a new tag [scrlayer-crpage]?

Over the years until now only 43 questions are tagged with scrpage2. Now, with recently published version 3.12 of KOMA-Script a successor package scrlayer-scrpage came out, that is now recommended in ...
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Proposed tag synonym: {profiling} and {performance}

The tags profiling and performance seem to be pretty similar: the profiling excerpt says {profiling} is for questions involving the efficiency/speed of a macro, technique or construct. which seems ...
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“Compiling” and “compilation” tags

I notice there are tags like compiling and compilation which are very similar. When I click on compilation, it autodirects to compiling, so it seems they have been merged like some other sets of tags. ...
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Merge {hyperlink} and {links}

I suggest to merge the tags hyperlink andlinks. They mean the same here. The Oxford dictionary reports: 1.5 short for hyperlink Update: There is also a similar tag cross-referencing. Should we ...
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“header” tag synonym of “header-footer”

I think the header tag is useless since there is header-footer. It should be removed or rendered a synonym of header-footer.
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To make a tag for a synonym tag: explanations

I have wanted to create for an existing timeline tag two synonyms called chronosys and chronology. Is it correct my work to create new synonyms tags or my procedure is wrong? What should I do so that ...