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So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this questionthis question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this questionthis question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think. I tried flagging this question as not a real question but my flag was disputed. This would remove a grey area in flagging.

So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think. I tried flagging this question as not a real question but my flag was disputed. This would remove a grey area in flagging.

So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think. I tried flagging this question as not a real question but my flag was disputed. This would remove a grey area in flagging.

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So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think. I tried flagging this question as not a real question but my flag was disputed. This would remove a grey area in flagging.

So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think.

So often there are questions that are answered in the comments. Standard MSE policy is that we post the comment as an answer in the form of a community wiki so that the question can be accepted by the OP.

However sometimes the OP basically does a "hit-and-run" and never reappears again leaving the question permanently "unanswered" (ie not accepted). Seeing that this is sometimes a problem, would it be useful to consider a "no longer relevant" flag to close such questions? Maybe we could impose some guidelines as well on when such a flag should be used.

EDIT: Actually I looking at this question I see Martin Sleziak's point (refer to comments). Can this be an example that falls under no longer relevant?

EDIT: Some questions don't have enough information in them to be answered. However flagging it as not a question doesn't seem entirely appropriate either. One such example is this question. A new "no longer relevant" flag would be appropriate for such circumstances, I think. I tried flagging this question as not a real question but my flag was disputed. This would remove a grey area in flagging.

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