Discussion on FAQ Question: What are the attributes of a good answer?
What is a good answer? And what is a "bad" answer, within the context of this forum? What are we looking for in an answer: what makes for a "good" answer?
I ask because, sometimes there are answers (especially from new users) which don't follow the conventions of the forumsometimes there are answers (especially from new users) which don't follow the conventions of the forum: and I'd like to be able to reply to these answers with a comment that includes a link to a FAQ, which describes what kind of answer is expected or requested.