Open Letter: Why I, Kevin Kofler, am not rerunning for FESCo

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Tue May 4 17:09:19 UTC 2010

Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
> They aren't voted in. The range voting method does not vote people in
> or out.. it determines who the majority of people are most likely to
> 'live' with. Basically it tries to remove the emotional political ends
> and find who the 'silent' majority want. How much it does that is
> dependant on other factors but that is what it (and the Debian voting
> system) aim for.

I wonder how strong this effect really is. I think many of us are giving 
degenerate all-or-0 votes, I know I am.

        Kevin Kofler

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