Re: First call for votes for the Lenny release GR
On Wed, Dec 17 2008, Loïc Minier wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 17, 2008, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> The way that we achive such combinations using condorcet is to
>> propose such combinations as options intheir own right; and then have
>> people vote on the combination option along with simple options.
> Or do separate votes...
Separate votes on related proposals are widely open to gaming
>> There was no such proposal during the discussion period.
> It was your decision to make a single ballot out of these orthogonal
> issues, do not present the situation as being the proposers' fault.
It is not the proposers fault in any case; it is, if anything,
the responsibiulity of folks who wanted to vote on more than one option
at a time, even when it was clear that the ballot was the way it is
Secondly, I have presented my arguments why these proposals are
all strongly related, and thus deserve to be on the same ballot for a
fair vote. I do not see any counter arguments here.
Suicide is the sincerest form of self-criticism. Donald Kaul
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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