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Do we have any chance to win a book promo once the results are out ?

Sagar Rohankar
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Well the subject explains all.

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Ulf Dittmer
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No. If the winners are posted, then the promotion is over.


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Jaikiran Pai
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Were you pointing to the fact that the "Win a Copy of Debug It! this week in the Testing forum" message was still up, after the winners were announced? If yes, then i guess it's a minor timing issue. The message has already been taken down.

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Sagar Rohankar
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Jaikiran,
Yes, its the time issue, but I just noticed it hence I pointed.
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Sagar,
There are a number of steps to closing down a promo. I missed one. (two actually - I forgot to take down the banner too which I did.)

There actually is a slight chance of winning after the winners are announced - if a winner doesn't want a book, we draw the next winner. However, posts only count until the promo officially ends - which is when we post the winners.


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Sagar Rohankar
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I pointed out because I saw it first time, I thought its bug or something.
 
 
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