The overriding principle that I use when voting on nodes
is to see the Monastery as a respository of knowledge. Each
node in the Monastery has a reputation which measures how
useful and accurate the information in it is. I therefore
vote up nodes that make useful points and demonstrate
interesting methods. I vote down nodes that contain bad
advice. Sometime, if someone else has already made the
point then I won't explain my down-vote.
A side effect of this policy is that I am quite happy to
vote up or down Anonymous posts as they are just as likely
to contain good or bad advice.
"Perl makes the fun jobs fun
and the boring jobs bearable" - me
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