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“Nevermind, I forgot to include X library in my code”

This is RE: Closing changes: [on hold], unclear, too broad, opinion-based, off-topic reasons, bye-bye to Too Localized On SO, I see questions a lot that are resolved because of a trivial proplem, ...
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Help me count editors of this post (made CW by “more than 5 different editor”, I found only 3) [duplicate]

This post was made community wiki in rev 14. Edit summary says: [Post Made Community Wiki by being edited by more than 5 different editor] (Side note "5 different editor" (instead of "...editors") ...
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Questions closed as duplicate aren't showing the duplicate banner with link

This is likely related to the rollout of the new closing mechanisms. Duplicate questions here on Meta are missing the headers linking to their master questions: Please fix and then close this as Too ...
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Make question status a hyperlink to its explanation

I just saw a question marked with a status with which I am unfamiliar, [on hold]. With a little searching, I discovered what it is all about. However, it would be convenient if its status were a ...
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Can the Description for the CloseReasonTypes be added for the newer Close Reasons?

The table CloseReasonTypes in The Stack Exchange Data Explorer holds the id, name and description for the various close reasons. When the close reasons got a major overhaul the new close reasons got ...
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Understanding why my questions got closed as “not constructive”

What are the parameters of the question, that makes it not constructive? There were these two questions I have made: OCR of picture taken by camera (such as traffic sign) https://stackoverflow.com/...
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Overly specific problem shouldn't be flagged as too localized?

In my experience I have seen several questions like this closed as "too localized". I was getting the same error than the OP, but for a rather cryptic reason (some TOAD internal error), I couldn't ...
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question “on hold” still accepted an answer [duplicate]

According to this meta question/answer "on hold" questions will not accept answers. But this SO question was placed on hold at: 2013-07-05 07:58:51Z but accepted a new answer at: 2013-07-05 08:09:38Z ...
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The default “off-topic” close reason cannot be selected from the new close dialog

The default "off-topic" close reason on Meta is This question does not appear to be about Stack Overflow or the Stack Exchange engine that powers the Stack Exchange network, within the scope ...
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“Value for other visitors” as a criterion for good questions?

Original question I have seen a number of questions on different Stack Exchange sites where it was suggested to close the question for various reasons. One argument/criterion that I have never seen ...
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Should opinion-seeking questions with many answers be reworded or left as-is? [duplicate]

I have an opinion-seeking question that is several years old and just recently was marked as on-hold. The on-hold status requests I re-word my question, but since there are already so many answers ...
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FAQ link still visible under “Off Topic” close vote description [duplicate]

Under the "Close" dialog as well as the explanation below a closed question: Questions on Stack Overflow are expected to relate to programming or software development within the scope defined in ...

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