Re: Not your ordinary barcode

From: David Mertz <voting-project_at_gnosis_dot_cx>
Date: Sun Apr 18 2004 - 22:04:22 CDT

On Apr 18, 2004, at 10:56 PM, Nathan L. Adams wrote:
> The printed ballot consists of two parts.
> Part 1: A plain text print out of your vote. THIS is the legally
> binding part.
> It is concealed by the privacy folder while you traverse the polling
> station.
> Part 2: Encoded symbology (the barcode). This is used at the
> verification
> station primarily by blind voters, but optionally by others. It is
> also used
> to assist the count. The barcode sticks out of the privacy folder, so
> it
> SHOULD NOT be human readable.

Exactly right!
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