Re: XML ballot format

From: Chris Schaefer <evm_at_1reality_dot_org>
Date: Sun Nov 23 2003 - 18:12:50 CST

>Below is the format that Jan is using for the ballot. There have been a few
>tweaks here and there since we started on this but I hope we are settled on
>this for the demo.
>Please Anand and Chris make any adjustments necessary so we are working with
>the same thing. The electronic format of each cast ballot will be as
>below -- one file for each ballot cast. One last thing: can we agree on
>making the filename = 4-digit ballotno (at least for the demo)?

How about the state abbreviation followed by dash followed by county
followed by dash followed by precinct number followed by a dash,
followed by the ballot number.



This way we can safely put every ballot in the country in a single
directory and know that we'll never have files overwrite files.


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