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When is it appropriate to cross-post answers?

I think it's fine to cross-post answers if they're still useful and relevant, and copying the full text should be encouraged. Link-only answers are bad, even if they link to another Stack Exchange ...
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What should we do about this users spam-like answer behavior?

Flag the answers for moderator attention with a comment, or flag them as spam if they're really bad. For these answers in particular: I think if an answer happens to include a link to a tutorial you ...
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When is it appropriate to cross-post answers?

It would be better to link to the original answer and explain in detail how it can be adapted to the question. However, since it's an answer and not a question, I would prefer to let the voters decide ...
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Is posting multiple answers deprecated?

If one solution is correct and the other solutions are not correct, this probably means that the question is not precise enough. The check-mark to accept the answer says: [...] because it solved ...
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What is the appropriate course of action for a duplicate answer, especially one made several years after the fact?

I usually downvote the answer and leave a comment. If there is already a comment regarding the issue, I downvote the answer and upvote the comment. I do this because the downvote button text says: ...
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