Re: What your ballot should look like if you're in favor of releasing sarge
On Sat, Jun 26, 2004 at 12:13:27AM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> >> > Uh, no, how many times and how many people will have to say that
> >> > the title and description were suboptimal (to put it mildly)
> > A post res interpretation of it was where it all went wrong, but
> > nobody told us that we should be voting with that in mind.
> It was indeed mentioned tangentially.
Well, perhaps for people who monitor all the various threads, but in the
voting materials in their narrow meaning, it wasn't mentioned at all.
> As the person selecting the "deceptive" and "misleading" title of
> the GR, I could not have told you what I did not myself know.
> But before you go accusing people of titling votes deceptively and
> perhaps sneaking it in under the radar, you should be sure that that was
> indeed their motivation.
I never said that the title or the description was intentionally deceptive.
I implied that they turned out to be misleading. We can't magically avoid
acknowledging the side effect now just because it's unwanted.
2. That which causes joy or happiness.
 read: humanly manageable :)