[Members] OFFICIAL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

Dave Cridland dave at cridland.net
Wed Nov 2 15:41:00 UTC 2016


On 2 Nov 2016 4:05 p.m., "Lance Stout" <lancestout at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I must say, because I don't often, that the voting bot is a little
marvel of
> > technology. Well done whoever put that together,
>
> Why, thank you :)  If anyone wants to help improve it the code is here:
>
> https://github.com/legastero/memberbot
>
>
> > Newer members might not remember, but the previous bot always offered
> > candidates in the same order, and there was a slight disadvantage to
being last.
>
> Same order for council and board candidates, and did it by going through
the
> list asking you to vote yes/no for each candidate. You had to
deliberately vote
> no for someone in slots #1-5 to vote yes for someone else in slot #6 or
higher.
>
> Making the candidate order random, plus allowing you to pick from a list
instead
> of yes/no is precisely because I lost my first council run by being in
slot #6 on
> the Wiki. :-p
>

My solution was just to put myself at the top of the list when I added my
name. Seemed simpler. Your fix works too, mind.

>
> /Lance
>
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