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Deletion of on-topic comment threads

Vote up this answer if you think the instrument of moving a comment thread to chat should be used along the lines of Todd Trimble's comment -- i.e. only if a discussion in comments goes off-topic or ...
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Mathoverflow lecture series using chat

This is just a comment that may be a bit too long for the comment section: Does your idea include video chat and the like? In the quantum information community, we have Q+ Hangouts that hosts ...
10 votes
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What's the point of having an *MO* chat without LaTeX enabled?

MathJax in chat You can find some information on MathJax in chat in the following posts from Mathematics meta: Should chat have TeX support? You can find in an answer a bookmarklet which you can ...
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Why have I been suspended from the ICM chat? General remarks about unwelcoming behaviour on MathOverflow

It seems like I was too optimistic in my other meta post and open civilized discussion turns out pretty hard to maintain for almost any side. Yes, we do have different opinions on sensitive issues, ...
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Chat page has disappeared

That room was deleted, since it contained less than 15 messages, see this FAQ. I used my chat superpowers to undelete it, although it is bizarre that this happens for rooms created from comments. I've ...
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5 votes

Why have I been suspended from the ICM chat? General remarks about unwelcoming behaviour on MathOverflow

I am not a moderator, nor was I around when you were in the room, but maybe let's start with the very first thing you said when you entered the room: @DylanWilson "Like seriously, some people ...
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Chatroom links disappeared

Since I posted my answer, the OP has clarified in a comment that the intended question was about the rooms shown in the sidebar. So what I originally posted was actually an answer to a different ...
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Specialized chat rooms

Some friends and I wanted a chat room based on geometry and QFT (and also whenever topology, representation theory, ... comes in). I've gone ahead and created it: https://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/...
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What's the point of having an *MO* chat without LaTeX enabled?

User script ChatJax++ (which requires SOUP, a collection of useful fixes for the SE platform) has been working well for me. Both user scripts have been developed by Ilmari Karonen.
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Specialized chat rooms

I think that adding a list of past chatrooms which are now frozen but have been active at least for some time might be a useful addition to this question. If somebody considers creating a new chat ...
1 vote

Specialized chat rooms

I would like to see a chatroom that deals with group theory and group theoretic approaches to geometry. I know that geometry isn't a really fashionable subject right now, but I would like to talk to ...
1 vote

Specialized chat rooms

I want to start chat room/reading room for differential geometry as in first two chapters of Kobayashi and Nomizu. Stacks as in Angelo Vistoli’s notes (also available on arXiv). Is there any one ...

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