Open Letter: Why I, Kevin Kofler, am not rerunning for FESCo
poelstra at redhat.com
Tue May 4 04:37:48 UTC 2010
Bernd Stramm said the following on 05/03/2010 07:13 PM Pacific Time:
> On Mon, 3 May 2010 22:04:11 -0400
> Orcan Ogetbil<oget.fedora at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 8:22 PM, Bernd Stramm wrote:
>>> On Tue, 04 May 2010 01:58:34 +0200
>>> Kevin Kofler wrote:
>>>> The poll told us an approximate proportion, which is so far from
>>>> 50-50 (72.13%) that we clearly have a statistically significant
>>>> majority, also considering the sample size N=183.
>>> I'm not sure what the poll was exactly, but a sample size of 183
>>> people makes it utterly meaningless considering the population size.
>> After all these years of academic studies, including graduate level
>> Statistics courses, I disagree with your conclusion.
> I disagree with the disagreement. For one thing, the poll can only
> measure anything about the population that knows about it. That
> population is a very small percentage of the Fedora users. And there is
> no reason to assume that population is representative of Fedora users.
Wow. It didn't take long :)
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