[Haskell-cafe] The Haskell re-branding exercise

Max Rabkin max.rabkin at gmail.com
Sun Feb 8 12:03:46 EST 2009

On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 8:57 AM, Gwern Branwen <gwern0 at gmail.com> wrote:
> We should limit voting, and limit based on IP. If we go via email,
> then anyone wishing extra votes merely needs to use mailinator.com
> (and its dozens of alternate domain names, to say nothing of
> competitors providing similar services) to vote as many times as they
> want. If we care about fraud, then it would be a very troublesome task
> to filter out all those ways to fraudulently vote; if we don't care
> about fraud, then email confirms are just a burden on honest users.

I don't know about other people, but for me it takes less time to
change IP addresses than to sign up for a mail account.

dhclient -r dsl0 && dhclient dsl0

vs. fill in a form on a webpage.


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