Re: Large Ballot Redux

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Thu Jun 03 2004 - 19:42:24 CDT

Arthur,

> You didn't leave room for the prefix. I count 164 bits for the
> contests alone plus the prefix. How many bits are the date,
> precinct, ballot type, ballot ID, etc.? The ballot number is 14 bits
> alone for a 4-digit decimal number!
>
We'll it's academic at this point, but no. I was only talking about the
bits used to encode selections. The extra 4-digit ballot id was already
taken into consideration.

Alan D.
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