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Moderator deleted my answer without good reason

The first part of your answer explicitly says that you are repeating other answers, then you: provide a link saying that the developer knows that the tool has a weakness explained by the other ...
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Why was this answer deleted?

The question was not a question, and was closed accordingly. The person who wrote the "answer" admitted it was not an answer and posted anyway, which they really should not have done. There is no ...
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This answer was edited and should be undeleted. I cannot vote to undelete

Thank you Luc - you did exactly the right thing. I am unsure as to why we never saw the update/edit, so your meta post is the only thing that would indicate the mistaken deletion. I have undeleted ...
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Undelete an answer?

This is the answer in question: It looks like Schroeder was mistaken that the link was included in your question, you linked to https://keybase.io/docs/chat/crypto, while Jonas linked to https://...
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Moderator deleted my answer without good reason

I'll admit, when I first saw your answer I almost flagged it. It reads a little bit like a rant and a little bit like an ad. But, the reason I didn't is that part about the creator not considering it ...
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Why put questions on hold instead of deletion, but delete answers?

Answers that do not answer the question get removed. Closed questions eventually get deleted by the system if there are no answers after about 2 weeks to allow for the question to be altered. There ...
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Undeletion followed by lock -- communication denied

I noticed the answer was deleted but had a high score and was a good answer, which I felt would still be useful. After asking what should be done in the chat, I flagged the post for moderator ...
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This answer was edited and should be undeleted. I cannot vote to undelete

The reason is very simple and not about "infallibility". Mods do not get a notification when a deleted answer gets edited. The user did not use the comment section to ping the mod, so there was no way ...
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Is it acceptable to delete repost an answer to counter "runaway downvotes"?

The issue you have reduced it to is: minimal changes the core was unchanged almost word-for-word identical And then you asked if a deletion and repost is acceptable. I would separate those two ...
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