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I posted an answer, but it got converted to comment with a note saying

Trivial answer converted to comment.

Why did that happen?

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marked as duplicate by Mat, Hugo Dozois, Jim, Shadow Wizard, hims056 May 8 '13 at 14:23

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Do you have a link to the answer/comment? –  ChrisF May 8 '13 at 13:18
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Was it a link-only answer? They get converted to a comment automatically. See meta.stackexchange.com/questions/107063/… and also meta.stackexchange.com/questions/98950/… –  tombull89 May 8 '13 at 13:19
    
Was it this? stackoverflow.com/questions/16441245/… –  tombull89 May 8 '13 at 13:20
    
stackoverflow.com/questions/16441245/… this is the link –  Somnath Kharat May 8 '13 at 13:22
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we want a fat juicy answer with your effort in it! –  Adel May 8 '13 at 15:12
    
It seems that a computer algorithm is deciding whether your answer is trival, and whether you've put enough effort in it! –  Rolf Mar 10 at 12:56

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If you mean this or this comment it is probably because you are providing link only answers which get converted to comment automatically.

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This is it. You can't just chuck in a link saying "here's the answer" now give me reps. –  tombull89 May 8 '13 at 13:24
    
thanks i got it –  Somnath Kharat May 8 '13 at 13:25
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@tombull89 since when? this is outrageous. I expect free rep for copy & paste. –  Kermit May 8 '13 at 15:28

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