Re: Alternatives to a single bar code

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Wed May 05 2004 - 13:20:07 CDT

> Do we really want to limit our system so that it may be used only in small
> rural counties?
>
No. That's not relevant to what I've been saying. I see no reason we can't
support multiple modes of operation. The OVC most likely will have over
time several different certified systems.

> Such exists - e.g. http://sourceforge.net/projects/pdf417encode/
>
How do you know it doesn't suck? I hope it works. I have no experience
with it.

> I don't know - but 2D has been adopted by the US post office and Fed Ex.
> Those are pretty harsh and demanding environments.
>
Are they using GPL software? How much do they pay for scanners?

Alan D
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