[Tagging] Accepted or rejected?

Kotya Karapetyan kotya.lists at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 19:13:28 UTC 2015


Proposal: let's change it to "8 unanimous approval votes or 10 or more
votes with at least 74 % approval ones"?

I agree that the current situation looks funny pretty often.

On Sat, Mar 14, 2015 at 6:46 PM, Bryce Nesbitt <bryce2 at obviously.com> wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 14, 2015 at 5:47 AM, Friedrich Volkmann <bsd at volki.at> wrote:
>>
>> As you are already indicating, 15 is too low a quorum in that case. We
>> cannot considering 8:7 votes an approval when we cosider 8:1 votes an
>> approval. That would mean that more negative votes would turn a rejection
>> to
>> an approval, which is absurd.
>
>
> Exactly that happened.  There was a proposal with 7 votes, some positive
> some negative.
> 3 more people voted no, flipping it to approval.
>
>
> If the purpose of the wiki procedure is to find consensus, a bare 50%
> majority indicates
> a near complete failure.
>
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