I don't care about the rep, and I know that downvotes can be somewhat random and sometimes undeserved, but In the early stages of a site, it's easy to go against the rules without knowing, so I would like to know if I violated a rule or something.

What wrong with this answer?


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You get downvoted if your program is incorrect---which indeed was the case for your linked post.

  • \$\begingroup\$ Funny, on my machine, the output is correct. \$\endgroup\$
    – John
    Jan 30, 2011 at 3:42
  • \$\begingroup\$ @John: No, you misread the question. :-) \$\endgroup\$ Jan 30, 2011 at 3:43
  • \$\begingroup\$ Oh, drat. I guess I'm deleting that until I find time to fix it. Thanks! \$\endgroup\$
    – John
    Jan 30, 2011 at 3:45

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