Linked Questions

5 votes
1 answer
117 views

Auto-conversion to comment breaks syntax [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Certain links get broken when automatically converting trivial answers into comments I just wrote a single sentence answer to a post on meta, which was automatically converted ...
user avatar
  • 4,261
3 votes
1 answer
88 views

Is the auto-conversion of some answers to comments a bug that can be used to comment?

When I had very little reputation on Stack Overflow and I wanted to comment a clarification to somebody else's answer, I wrote a bad quality "answer" that had my comment in it, which would then be ...
user avatar
  • 139
3 votes
1 answer
151 views

How Can A User With 1 Rep Comment On A Post? [duplicate]

This is weird. A possible bug perhaps? But I came across this question on SO: Center checkbox programitcally? which has 2 comments. One of which is by a user ashishdhiman2007. I accidentally hovered ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
149 views

Comment on a question without 50 reputation points [duplicate]

Yesterday I wanted to comment on a question on Stack Overflow, but I don't have 50 reputation points. The question is that I referred in my answer to another Stack Overflow question, and my ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
179 views

User was able to leave a comment without having the required privilege [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How could a user with 1 reputation point leave a comment? Converted to comment On this question question, a user named Ben Brooks left a comment with only 1 reputation. ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
2k views

How to stop "Trivial answer converted to comment" [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Answer appears automatically converted as a comment I would like to post that something is a duplicate. This is the actual answer to the question asked. How can I stop this "...
user avatar
  • 203
1 vote
1 answer
134 views

How does Stack Exchange decide if an answer is trivial enough to make it a comment? [duplicate]

I just wrote an answer to a question and it was automatically converted to a comment for being 'trivial'. What are the criteria of a trivial answer? The answer was posted here but has since been ...
user avatar
  • 223
0 votes
1 answer
120 views

What's wrong with my answer? [duplicate]

I tried to post answer in this post, but it is posted as comment and not as answer. Whats wrong with this? and I tried three time, all are posted as comments. If you check that comments, It clearly ...
user avatar
  • 1,895
-1 votes
1 answer
112 views

My answer to a question keeps being posted as comment [duplicate]

I was trying to post an answer to this question: a: visited img { display: none; } But for some reason, my answer was added to the comments section instead. This is what I was trying to post (at ...
user avatar
  • 347
-2 votes
1 answer
90 views

How can a moderator prevent their answer from being automatically converted to a comment on meta site?

As discussed in this meta thread, I had some difficulty posting a valid answer to an undelete request on the open data meta site. My question is, as a mod of the site, and the fact that it is the ...
user avatar
  • 231
-4 votes
1 answer
485 views

Why was my apparently "trivial answer" converted to a comment? [duplicate]

I posted an answer, but it got converted to comment with a note saying Trivial answer converted to comment. Why did that happen?
user avatar
13 votes
0 answers
279 views

Stack Overflow calls my short answer "trivial"

I wrote a short answer today, and I was a bit miffed when Stack Overflow called it trivial and turned it into a comment. I think it's fine to turn a short answer into a comment, but I think the ...
user avatar
5 votes
0 answers
81 views

User w/less than 50 rep being able to comment? [duplicate]

I saw the user daR post a comment when he had less than 10 rep. Was this a bug or was this posted as an answer and someone made it into a comment because it was helpful.
user avatar
  • 267
4 votes
0 answers
141 views

Trivial answer conversion [duplicate]

I've noticed that on some Stack Exchange sites (like Super User), if I post a short answer I get "Trivial answer automatically converted to comment". However, on other sites (like Android Enthusiasts) ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
100 views

"My answer was converted to a comment; see the faq", Okay, but what for?

This is the thread in question. I did some search in meta, and found this and this. In first of those cases the answer contains only external links, and second case, the answer was more like a ...
user avatar

15 30 50 per page