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Reading through the reasons for this:
- to prevent help vampires
- users who can't be bothered to form sentences
- users who don't do the most basic kinds of research themselves
- users who barely even explain what it is they are trying to do
- etc., etc. …
Nothing of this applies to my case. Here on meta, downvotes work differently, so I think this should be reflected in the policy for question banning.