Once a question is marked as duplicate, how do you go about getting it re-opened after you have edited it to make it clearer the question is more specific/unique?

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    sudo lsof -n | grep ssl | grep DEL – user9517 Apr 8 '14 at 17:33
  • If this was not fully answered in the target question, it should be. – Michael Hampton Apr 8 '14 at 17:35
  • That command only works if openssl gets a new version number on a given system though, iain, and since the patch is backported on most distros the version doesn't change – xref Apr 8 '14 at 17:39
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    @xref: That is not my experience on CentOS which is a backport but then again I was in a position to be able to reboot anyway. – user9517 Apr 8 '14 at 17:47
  • The Answers below are preferred, especially Nathan's. But you can always Flag a Question and explain what's going on too. – Chris S Apr 8 '14 at 19:23

When a closed/dupe post is edited, it automatically is dumped into a special queue ("nominated" for reopening) and enough votes will get it reopened.

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Meta is your venue to appeal closure (though usually we prefer you wait and let the normal reopening process take place as Nathan C outlined.

Having looked at your question it adds some value on top of the marked duplicate, so I've reopened it.

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