[OSM-talk] Wiki: chriscf vandalism

Nop ekkehart at gmx.de
Sat Jan 31 18:48:48 GMT 2009


Lars Aronsson schrieb:
>> I would suggest the following changes in the wiki:
>> - replace "vote" by "opinion poll"
> This would probably be a step in the right direction.  But why 
> have a poll at all, where you count the number of people/votes?  
> Wouldn't it be better to ask for a number of arguments for or 
> against a proposal?  Then people would have to contribute more 
> arguments, instead of more votes.

I agree. A vote/poll with an argument attached has meaning.

A quick yes/no without reasoning does not even tell you whether the 
voter read the page, let alone understood it.


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