Bug#727708: TC resolution revised draft
On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 06:06:35PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> So if for example 4 members of the TC would say "only systemd is an
> acceptable choice", and the other 4 members of the TC would say "only
> upstart is an acceptable choice", then any result other than "further
> discussion" would be caused by a voting error.
> And this is not a problem of the Condorcet voting system, this is due to
> the explicit statement "There is a quorum of two." in the Constitution.
For the record:
The last paragraph I wrote here is nonsense (and unfortunately noone
noticed and corrected my mistake).
The reason why FD would win in this scenario is not the quorum, the
reason is that every option that should be taken into consideration
has to beat FD.
"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
Pearl S. Buck - Dragon Seed