This is from my Flagging Summary:
[Me:] Where did my comment go? It was a factual explanation for the -1, and I did keep it strictly neutral in tone. – 7 hours ago
[Mod:] declined - Comments regarding upvotes/downvotes/acceptance rate are noise on the Stack Exchange network and are removed.
The comment in question:
-1 because this is a very inefficient and inappropriate way to simulate SpinWait(). The library offers much better solutions with 1 call. Like
Now this is from a Q+A where the tone was getting a little nasty, so I don't mind the actual delete so much (though the very bad self-answer is still up).
But should I really take it from this (template?) response that the explanation of a downvote is noise and unwelcome?