Re: Scanner, write-ins, printer (was Re: Barcode -- printed ballot)

From: Jan Karrman <jan_at_it_dot_uu_dot_se>
Date: Tue Oct 07 2003 - 14:38:05 CDT

On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, I wrote:

> Yes, of course, much better. If I got it correct, there are only
> 109830 different valid ballots for the demo (if all blank votes are
> allowed). That is only about 10^-30 of the possible strings of zeros
> and ones.

Ahem, I seem to have pressed the wrong button on my calculator...
The number of valid votes is about 2.7*10^14, but that is still
only about 3*10^-21 of the total combinations. So it is of course
still a very good way to check.

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