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RE: [TSVN] Installer issues?

From: <Bill.Hughes_at_cgi-europe.com>
Date: 2005-07-21 13:04:59 CEST

Lübbe Onken wrote:
>>>> Oh, btw: check out the results of the vote so far:
>>>> http://tortoisesvn.sourceforge.net/
>>> And vote for "medium rare" ;-)
>> Hey! Don't manipulate users! The whole idea of the voting is to let
>> the *users* decide!
> Damn, I hoped you wouldn't read this 8-)
Don't worry, less than 50% have voted for "well done".
As nobody has said what voting system is in use I suggest this is an
elimination runoff.
If we stopped now we would drop "rare" and re-vote. If the votes stay as
they are we then drop "medium" and move into a final vote between "well
done" and "medium rare". Of course as rare currently has 0 votes we could go
straight to the final vote.
Or were we having a first-past the post election where the winner doesn't
need a majority?

Democracy and voting can really be *fun* ;-D

P.S.. condorcet and multiple vote systems seem the best to me. Condorcet is
arguably better but hard to explain. Multiple vote says "vote for as many
candidates/options you like, but not the ones you don't"- then the choice
with the highest count wins. Simple and perhaps fairer?


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