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Why was my edit to this answer rolled back?

1) My original question was "edited", in ways that add nothing meaningful (slight changes in words, but not meaning or fixes in grammar). This edit was standard protocol: we discourage writing tags ...
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Inlining/reuploading images to stack's imgur. Should we do it even if it means going against 3rd pary license?

Licensing Implications In regards to potential licensing issues, unless glaringly obvious (watermarks, do not copy, etc. ), I would not worry about it. I can see several reasons; I will go in to them ...
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How should we deal with edits that 'evolved' a question?

In this specific case, the question has two answers that have been written/edited before a certain number of additional edits have been made, and one of them has been accepted. You've probably ...
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Editing whitespace

(I started to write this before the other answer was posted, but could not finish it earlier, so I'm posting it anyway. The other answer is good and I have upvoted it.) I think one of the reasons why ...
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Editing whitespace

I would have approved the edit had I found it in edit review queue. And I would have made similar edits if I came across the question in the new posts review queue. You applied your best sense of ...
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Should I add notes to my question afterwards?

It is generally suggested that you update the question post and add this kind of details in it instead of adding notes as comments (comments are volatile). If you can integrate the new information in ...
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Inlining/reuploading images to stack's imgur. Should we do it even if it means going against 3rd pary license?

When you edit questions, your goal is to make them more understandable and possibly future-proof. If this means to reupload and/or inline them, then do it. Putting the images in the text can make the ...
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Did Edit functionality change?

The core functionality of the Edit button has not changed, and you can make tag-only edits within reason. I have previously encountered situations where I only wished to change a tag, but the edit ...
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