Today I got into a situation while answering a question on Stack Overflow and choose to answer with all the etiquette I know. Simultaneously I got a comment on my answer saying "it's the same answer", while there was a key difference in my answer.
Let's say it was a case of synonyms. However, there the other answer was very different except that it's a kind of synonym keyword.
The other answer choose "to answer" (
Index.notnull), and I've chosen "to reply" (
In reality, it was related to the Python pandas library.
Don't we have the freedom to put our answers unless it's exactly the same as another answer or copycatting?