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Do you down vote answers that become wrong after a question is changed?
What to do when people with very high rep are completely changing the meaning of a question?

Scenario by example: A question on was changed entirely within minutes of its posting, invalidating about five responses to it.

What is the community voting policy on the original question? Voting has evened out at 1 upvote at the moment, but the question netted the poster a solid amount of negative votes, too.

I'll be honest: I'm surprised about the upvotes. That being said, I haven't voted yet (my daily cap is already exhausted, even if I wanted to), and was wondering what community policy is, if there is such a thing as accepted etiquette on this subject.

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marked as duplicate by random, Jeff Atwood Mar 31 '10 at 10:37

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

Can you give us a link to the example, please? – balpha Mar 31 '10 at 10:06
@random: Thank you! I couldn't for the life of me find anything when searching. I'm doing it wrong today, it seems. (40427 is about what I'm asking, by the way) @balpha: I didn't want to call the user out on it more than they've already gotten flak on stackoverflow itself over it, hence no link. Since there are other questions asking this, I 'vote' to just close this one, though. Still, here's the link for posterity:… – pinkgothic Mar 31 '10 at 10:30
Reading the posts more thoroughly actually makes me think this is a separate issue, but thank you for closing it, anyway. My fault :) – pinkgothic Mar 31 '10 at 10:59