[development] rating module quality

Khalid B kb at 2bits.com
Thu Jan 26 01:09:09 UTC 2006

I also support some kind of rating/voting for modules.

As with everything on the net, it can be fudged or faked, but it is the best
that could be done in that given environment. Just like the Poll module
and with the same constraints and advantages.

(We could use node vote as well, but I suggested that in the past once).

On 1/25/06, ae2005 <kae2005 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Personally I'd be interested in seeing Jeff's voting API or something
> like it on the modules.  Indeed, I've often wondered why we've never
> implemented something like it.
> Although some of the same info will be communicated thru number of
> downloads, what's useful will be the cases where popularity does not
> indicate quality.
> two cases previously mentioned
> 1) One person mentioned they downloaded all 5 similar (ecommerce?)
> modules to see which one is best.
> 2)Robert said a module could be great but poorly named and therefore
> receive few downloads.  (eg relativity module).
> ae2005

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