Looney Labs Icehouse Mailing list Archive

Re: [Icehouse] IGDC Winter 2009?

  • FromDon Sheldon <don.sheldon@xxxxxxxxx>
  • DateWed, 18 Mar 2009 12:16:14 -0400
On 3/17/09, Dale Sheldon <dales@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > My only fear is that the 0-99 range is so large that arbitrary decisions
> each judge makes about how wide a distribution within that range to use will
> all dramatically effect the final scores.
> >
> Well, how about 0-9 then?  That increases the chance of ties, but probably
> not terribly.  Really, anything that's bounded by zero at one end will be
> fine; you don't have to limit it to integers either, but then some
> smartypants will vote "square root of 7", and that makes all your math more
> annoying.

Single precision floats between in the range 0=<x<1


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  that "!" was on a different line to avoid any confustion about
factorials.  but since 1! = 1, I guess it doesn't really matter...