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Yesterday I posted up the following question: How do I use Google protobuf to communicate over a serial port? and it was closed this morning as "Too Broad."

No comments were posted to the question and as near as I can tell the stock feed back from the close banner is irrelevant because I included the relevant block of code that is likely the cause of the problem, i.e. there's a correct way of doing things and I suspect I'm not doing it right.

How exactly is this question "too broad?"

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closed as off-topic by Adam Jul 28 '13 at 19:50

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "The problem described here can no longer be reproduced. Changes to the system or to the circumstances affecting the asker have rendered it obsolete. If you encounter a similar problem, please post a new question." – Adam
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

    
The question cited has been reopened. – trashgod Jun 28 '13 at 17:48

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