Just really simple: If I post an answer to a question, and later add some important extra information, does the asker automatically get notified of the change in the answer, or do I need to leave a comment to the OP to alert the asker?

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    @psubsee2003 Sorry, my mistake, didn't read the question very carefully it seems. There's no notification for the asker. – yannis Dec 27 '13 at 19:48
  • @psubsee2003 please post your comment as answer. – Mohammad Dec 27 '13 at 19:59

There is no notification to the question asker (aka OP) when an answer to their question is edited. If you make a substantial enough change to the answer that may require the OP to be aware of the edit, you should ping them with an @ reply.

If you are interested in such a feature, there is an existing feature request (Notify question OP (and those who marked it a favourite) if an answer has been modified), to notify the OP of edits, but it has not been implemented (and there is no way to know if it ever will be).

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