3 votes

How to handle one line answers vs comments

The second category ("Try software XYZ, it will work well.") lacks the info whether it meets the requirements at all (if I ask for a boat and get told a car "works well", it doesn't help me at all) – ...
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2 votes

Reputation needed to post a comment is too high

TL;DR: let's decrease it to 25. And I encourage especially the high-rep users (like and including me) to vote more on new user's questions. References This issue has been discussed on the Main Meta ...
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1 vote

Can I post a recommendation as an answer that was already stated in a comment?

As a rule of thumb (which I follow), I'd recommend the following approach: @ping the author of the comment to expand it into an answer go ahead if … nothing happens in a reasonable time (I'd count ~...
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