Extension of previous problem, involving $\ell^p$ norm circles

The only answer available was a reply to the original question (what can I use to find the area of each). However, now that I've edited the question, the answer would be much better as a comment. I don't want bounty being awarded for something that isn't an answer, so is there a way to have the answer turned into a comment and/or deleted?

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    $\begingroup$ I think you should't edit your question in a way that makes previously valid answers invalid. You can just ask a new question instead. $\endgroup$
    – Rasmus
    Oct 9 '10 at 19:37
  • $\begingroup$ that is a good point, but now that there's a bounty on it, I'm worried that bounty will go to a non-answer... (although the previous answer wasn't too much of an answer either; it just gave me a name of what I was asking for) $\endgroup$ Oct 9 '10 at 22:34
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    $\begingroup$ I don't want the bounty either; I don't really have any more time to spend on that question, and I don't want to get something for nothing. Maybe the bounty can be removed for that question, and then you can ask a new question with that bounty? $\endgroup$ Oct 10 '10 at 0:26
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    $\begingroup$ The bounty won't be automatically awarded unless the answer gets to +2 vote. $\endgroup$
    – kennytm
    Oct 10 '10 at 8:01
  • $\begingroup$ I like JM's idea of removing the bounty and making a new question with that bounty on it instead. $\endgroup$ Oct 10 '10 at 20:15

The poster of the answer can delete it. If the poster does not delete it, it probably requires the moderator powers to delete a post.

There is no way to cancel a bounty.


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