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I know that for commenting on a certain question asked by some other person, one must have a minimum reputation of 50. Recently, while reviewing late answers, I came across a situation where a person without the privilege of writing comments wanted to ask something, and he wrote a comment in the answer section.

My question is what should be done in such a situation. Should he be allowed to ask something in answer, which I don't think should. Or should he wait and gain some reputation before he can post a comment.

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He (or she) should wait.

Flag such answers as not an answer:

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(or it, don't discriminate against robots) – Mat May 9 '13 at 8:06
Robots are almost certainly spammers @Mat. I feel no sorrow for my robotist views :-). – ben is uǝq backwards May 9 '13 at 8:07
@benisuǝqbackwards Shouldn't that be anti-robotist? – cwallenpoole May 9 '13 at 8:16
i already did that. – Tanuj Wadhwa May 9 '13 at 8:26

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