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Recently my answer to this question was accepted:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4472036/another-permutation-word-conundrum-with-linq

However, I did not receive the expected 15 pts.

Here is a direct link to my answer.

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4472036/another-permutation-word-conundrum-with-linq/4473040#4473040

I have audited my rep and don't see the acceptance for the question/answer.

Is there a better way to report stuff like this?

Thanks!

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up vote 6 down vote accepted

You edited the post a significant amount of times such that the system converted the answer to a Community Wiki post. If you look at the revisions / edit history, you can see [made Community Wiki] in a recent revisions.

Due to this, you will not earn more rep from this post.

What are Community Wiki posts

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Indeed, see also meta.stackexchange.com/questions/11740/… –  BalusC Dec 24 '10 at 21:24
    
Thanks. I had no idea there was a "penalty" for revising/expanding an answer. I guess I'll be more careful next time! –  wageoghe Dec 24 '10 at 21:41
    
@wageoghe, there isn't for just a couple of edits. –  Rebecca Chernoff Dec 24 '10 at 21:59
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