Re: [OVC-demo-team] Re: Finishing up the M1 code

From: Eron Lloyd <elloyd_at_lancaster_dot_lib_dot_pa_dot_us>
Date: Fri Mar 05 2004 - 15:58:54 CST

No problem! All we should need is a quantity in the range Alan specified, each
with a unique filename that matches the barcode specification we've
established. It would probably also be useful to generate a set of PDF
versions that match the XML files so we can print them out and scan them back
in. Anand?

Eron

On Friday 05 March 2004 4:39 pm, Fred McLain wrote:
> I'm thinking this might be a good task for Anand. Eron has a lot on his
> plate right now. Does that sound OK to you two, Eron & Anand?
>
> -Fred-
>
>
> On Fri, 5 Mar 2004 13:09:36 -0800, Alan Dechert
>
> <alan@openvotingconsortium.org> wrote:
> > Eron,
> >
> >> Speaking of that dummy data, can we build up a collection of test ballot
> >
> > files
> >
> >> to test against? I could probably code a random ballot generator.
> >
> > Good idea. Might as well get this done right away. For the demo, when
> > we
> > run the ballots through the BRP, I expect we'll use a small sample...
> > maybe
> > 25-50 ballots. We should also have a set handy that has a more normal
> > number for a precinct (500 is about the average number per precinct).
> >
> > So, for the small sample, I suggest 5-10 electronic ballot images (EBIs)
> > from maybe 5 different voting machines. For the larger sample, let's
> > have
> > about 70 EBIs from about 7 machines (all from the same precinct).
> >
> > Originally, I wanted to have a county-wide data set so we could
> > demonstrate
> > vote aggregation/tabulation at that level. This task has turned out to
> > be
> > too much trouble for now. I wouldn't rule this out, but I'd say we do
> > something with it time-permitting.
> >
> > Alan D.

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Eron Lloyd
Technology Coordinator
Lancaster County Library
elloyd@lancaster.lib.pa.us
Phone: 717-239-2116
Fax: 717-394-3083
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