|Wonko on 2 Feb 2002 00:04:18 -0000|
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|Re: spoon-discuss: Distance|
Quoth David E. Smith, > On Fri, 1 Feb 2002, Daniel Lepage wrote: > >> I don't think whatever's calculating our distances is >> working right. Some players have distances which are >> actually less than eir scores, which should be >> impossible, assuming distances is the square root of >> the sum of the squares of all dimensions. So unless >> I'm reading the rule wrong, something is amiss. > > Distance is only calculated once per nweek, per rule 153. There are a few > things that can cause the relevant dimensions to change in the middle of > an nweek, but I only recalculate distance at the start of each week, after > voting (since that's when the biggest changes occur). > > ...dave > Ah, I understand. My mistake. -- Wonko Before speaking ill of someone, walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you say it, they're a mile away and you have their shoes.