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Re: "Removed statement there is one vote per available seat" - was Re: W3C Process 2018

From: Jeff Jaffe <jeff@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 30 Sep 2017 20:54:45 -0400
To: Michael Champion <michaelc.champion@gmail.com>, David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Cc: W3C AC-Forum <w3c-ac-forum@w3.org>, "public-w3process@w3.org" <public-w3process@w3.org>
Message-ID: <dd3455a6-3bde-e692-33ab-7e168fe4c1f6@w3.org>


On 9/30/2017 1:48 PM, Michael Champion wrote:
>>   To be clear, removing this sentence, to make the process document clear and not misleading, is a bug fix.
> To be pedantic, I consider the way we fail to implement Process 2017 as written to be the bug:-)  .  If there was any discussion of how STV implicitly means that there is only one vote counted no matter how many available seats there are, I don't remember it and can’t find it in the ac-forum archives.  I regularly kick myself for not thinking through how STV works with one vote per available seat (or not) and getting clear answers before voting for Process 2017.

We are implementing STV in exactly the same way that we did when we were 
piloting it.  Noone suggested during the pilot hat there should be a 
separate STV vote for each seat.  That is why I raised the issue with 
the Process CG.
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