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Re: GRs, irrelevant amendments, and insincere voting

On Sat, 1 Nov 2003 23:38:41 -0500, Anthony DeRobertis <asd@suespammers.org> said: 

> On Nov 1, 2003, at 22:43, Matthias Urlichs wrote:

>> In general, though, I have to admit that I don't understand what
>> the problem is. A.6.3 ranks your choice against the defaukt option,
>> not against anything else. Thus, voting CDAB instead of CABD
>> doesn't affect the chances of C winning, it only changes the
>> chances of A or B winning if C isn't accepted by the
>> (super)majority.

> No. It can cause C to win by removing A and B from the running for
> no good reason. That's the problem.

	Only if such ballots are deemed proper procedure.

"And they told us, what they wanted... Was a sound that could kill
some-one, from a distance." Kate Bush
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
1024R/C7261095 print CB D9 F4 12 68 07 E4 05  CC 2D 27 12 1D F5 E8 6E
1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B  924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C

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