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I was just trying to close Why did Boeing use customer codes? as a duplicate of What use was there for Boeing to include customer numbers in their aircraft model names, and why did they end this practice?, but the system does not allow it:

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The error message does not make sense to me, since the linked question currently has 4 upvotes (although no accepted answer). Why can't I close this? Is this a bug?

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I can't read! The error message says

This question does not have an upvoted or accepted answer

and I misread that as

This question does not have an upvote or an accepted answer

The question linked as the duplicate must have an answer, as explained on Meta: Changes to "close as duplicate" (part deux) (thanks to Glorfindel for the link), except when closed by a mod or when both questions are from the same user.

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