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Comments or complete answer?

It seems this question hasn't been asked on this meta (or I was not able to find it): is it allowed (or good, or acceptable) to provide an answer in the comments? This question has been asked on ...
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When does a comment become off-topic?

After answering OP's question, a sort of "don't mix this up with something else" comment is made that includes a small error cited from another source. Is trying to clear up this error off-topic? (And ...
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Des italiques entre guillemets dans les commentaires — Quoted italics inside comments

J’ai pu remarquer que taper “*un truc*” dans un commentaire n’aboutissait pas au-même “un truc” que dans les questions et réponses elles-même. Le texte ne passe pas en italique et les astérisques ...
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@user not working properly with accented users

I tried to add "@Stéphane" in front of a comment but it got eaten by the system. Any idea if this is expected? I didn't see anything on metaSO but I probably didn't find the good search terms. "@St" ...