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RE: RE: X-treme P-ondering

by Blue (Hermit)
on Nov 13, 2000 at 21:42 UTC ( #41360=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: X-treme P-ondering
in thread X-treme P-ondering

All very true, but perhaps not as significant as it seems. While any given day you may get up to 1 XP per vote while others you get 0, in order to get enough votes to go up a level, you need more then one days worth of voting. As such, over a large number of votes, it will most likely average about 1/4 XP per vote. Because of the randomness factor there will always be local variation and noise, but over a large number of votes, it will average out.

BTW, nice program, and thanks for bringing Perl into our discussion.

=Blue
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