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I got a rather unsatisfactory answer on Stack Overflow but the subsequent discussion with the answerer (in the comments below) was helpful. Should I accept his answer? Or is there a way to accept a specific comment?

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marked as duplicate by ᔕᖺᘎᕊ, CRABOLO, ben is uǝq backwards, rene, Shadow Wizard discussion Jun 13 '15 at 22:58

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The usual way is to ask the answerer to edit their comment into the answer, and then to accept that.

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Unless stackoverflow, in its infinite wisdom, automatically converts your answer back into a comment – c-urchin Nov 10 '11 at 16:06

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