Re: How difficult is software? [Re: OVC-discuss Digest, Vol 37, Issue 18]

From: Teresa Hommel <tahommel_at_earthlink_dot_net>
Date: Tue Nov 27 2007 - 05:40:32 CST

You need an election-night count to be posted in the poll site before
the ballots are taken away. Then you need a central count of the same batch.

Teresa

Danny Swarzman wrote:

> Are there studies on overvotes. Does this happen often in a paper
> ballot that is intelligently set up? It seems like a lot of effort
> goes into this.
>
> Undervotes are even more suspect. Aren't most undervotes intentional?
>
> If we could eliminate precinct scanners, we could same some big bucks.
> Counting ballots on high speed central scanners cuts a lot of
> steps–read vulnerabilities–from the process.
>
> -Danny
>
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> On Nov 26, 2007, at 10:30 PM, Ronald Crane wrote:
>
>>> + overvotes can be prevented, and undervotes can be detected
>>>
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