Re: Polling Place conditions, reframing the issu e

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Fri May 14 2004 - 14:29:08 CDT

David,

> But also, redundancy is in conflict with the KISS principle. Each
> redundant system introduces possibilities of programming errors. To
> repeat my favorite quote one more time:
>
> The cheapest, fastest and most reliable components of a
> computer system are those that aren't there.
> --Gordon Bell, Encore Computer Corporation
>
This is a good point too. All this has to be weighed ... tested in trials
etc...

Alan D.
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