1. minerz029
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ProFormaComments by minerz029 / comments.jsonp

callback(
  [
    {
      "name": "[Q]NARQ / Difficult to tell what's being asked",
      "description": "It's difficult to tell what is being asked here. This is ambiguous, vague, incomplete, overly broad or rhetorical and cannot be reasonably answered in its current form. Please be a little bit more specific or detailed about what you're trying to accomplish, or take a look at [What types of questions should I avoid asking?](http://$SITEURL$/help/dont-ask)"
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Really a bug",
      "description": "This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and [as such](http://meta.askubuntu.com/q/1317) is off-topic, thanks! [Instructions on filing a bug report are here](http://askubuntu.com/q/5121)."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Hardware",
      "description": "We need more hardware information to help you, can you look at [this question](http://askubuntu.com/q/14008) and then [edit] your question adding the information."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Abandonment!",
      "description": "This question appears to be abandoned and unanswered. If you solved it, please post an answer explaining how it was solved (answering your own questions is not merely permitted, but [encouraged when there is no other answer that does the job](http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2011/07/its-ok-to-ask-and-answer-your-own-questions/)). If the question no longer applies you may voluntarily delete/close it."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Boot issues",
      "description": "It looks like this could be a boot issue, can you [look at this question](http://askubuntu.com/q/90045) to get the information we need and then [edit] it into your question? Thanks!"
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Forums",
      "description": "Questions like this that are open ended should be posted in the [Ubuntu Forums](http://ubuntuforums.org), please see the [help/on-topic] for what is on-topic here, thanks!"
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Linux Mint & other non-official ubuntu distros",
      "description": "Most questions about non-official Ubuntu derivatives are classified as *off-topic*. This isn't the correct Stack Exchange site to ask questions about non-official Ubuntu distributions (see the [help/on-topic]. However, it would be on-topic at the [unix.se] Stack Exchange."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Merge accounts",
      "description": "Please use the [**contact us**](http://$SITEURL$/contact) link at the bottom of this page to ask for your unregistered account and your new registered account to be merged. Thanks."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]EOL Release Question",
      "description": "New questions about [end-of-life](https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases#End_of_Life_.28EOL.29) Ubuntu releases are considered off-topic as per the [help/on-topic]. These old releases are unsupported and their use is not recommended. They don't even get updates for newly discovered security vulnerabilities, which makes using them risky. If you install or upgrade to [a supported release](https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases#Stable) and this question still applies, please flag and/or comment to request it be reopened."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]More than one question asked",
      "description": "It is preferred if you can post separate questions instead of combining your questions into one. That way, it helps the people answering your question and also others hunting for at least one of your questions. Thanks!"
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Answers just to say Thanks!",
      "description": "Please don't add 'thanks' as answers. Invest some time into this site and you will gain sufficient [privileges](http://$SITEURL$/privileges) to [upvote](http://$SITEURL$/help/privileges/vote-up) answers you like, which is the $SITENAME$ way of saying thank you."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Answer to say 'Me too!'",
      "description": "Please don't add 'me too' as an answer. Invest some time into this site and you will gain sufficient [privileges](http://$SITEURL$/privileges) to [upvote](http://$SITEURL$/help/privileges/vote-up) questions you like, or [add a bounty](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/a/16067/232872) to attract more attention. Alternatively, you can [star it as a favorite](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/q/53585) to be notified of new answers."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Nothing but a URL (and isn't spam)",
      "description": "Whilst this link may theoretically answer the question, [it would be preferable](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/q/8259) to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Link only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes or is unavailable."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Half answer in a comment",
      "description": "Can you include an answer with instructions on how to do that? [Leaving a half-answer as a comment](http://meta.askubuntu.com/q/2281) can often cause more harm than good. Thanks."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Comments as an answer (new users)",
      "description": "Please don't add comments as answers. Invest some time into this site and you will gain sufficient [privileges](http://$SITEURL$/privileges) to [upvote](http://$SITEURL$/help/privileges/vote-up) answers you like, or to [add actual comments](http://$SITEURL$/help/privileges/comment) when seeking clarification of any issues. If you have a new question please [ask it](http://$SITEURL$/questions/ask)."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]OP adding a new question as an answer",
      "description": "Remember this is a Q&A site - so keep on editing your question with new information - the answer section is for actual answers. If you have a different question, please ask it by clicking the [Ask Question](http://$SITEURL$/questions/ask) button. You should read [How do I ask a good question?](http://$SITEURL$/help/how-to-ask) before posting."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]Answer that is a question",
      "description": "If you have another question, please ask it by clicking the [Ask Question](http://$SITEURL$/questions/ask) button. You should read [How do I ask a good question?](http://$SITEURL$/help/how-to-ask) before posting."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]OP providing facts in a comment",
      "description": "The best way to add additional information to your question is by [editing](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/q/21788) it, with the [edit] button. It is better visible that way, and comments are mainly for secondary, temporary purposes. Comments can be removed under a variety of circumstances. Anything important to your question should be in the question itself."
    },
    {
      "name": "[A]OP using an answer for further information",
      "description": "Please use the *Post answer* button only for actual answers. You should [*edit*](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/q/21788) your original question to add additional information."
    },
    {
      "name": "OP should accept an answer",
      "description": "@[OP]: If [type here] answer was helpful to you, then please consider marking it as the [accepted answer](http://meta.stackoverflow.com/q/5234) so others may more easily find it in the future. This is also a polite way to thank the person answering your question for helping you out."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Friendly duplicate link",
      "description": "Your question may already be answered here: [type here]. Is this the case? If that question doesn't answer your question, [edit] your question to add what you have tried and how it didn't work. If the question *is* the same, your's will be closed as a [duplicate](http://$SITEURL$/help/duplicates) to keep the site clean and organised."
    },
    {
      "name": "This is not a forum",
      "description": "This is a Question & Answer site and has symbolic differences from a regular forum. You should [take a tour](http://$SITEURL$/about) of this site to learn how it works."
    },
    {
      "name": "[Q]Answer your own question",
      "description": "If you found the answer yourself, you are [encouraged to add your own](http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2011/07/its-ok-to-ask-and-answer-your-own-questions/) answer below instead of editing it into the question (this is a Q&A site, so answers should be separate from questions). Your answer may help others who have the same problem as you."
    }
  ]
)