[development] Rating module quality
speck at blkmtn.org
Thu Jan 26 18:44:18 UTC 2006
Not having looked at the voting api... is it merely a rating module or does it have the ability to have the users comments with their vote? Also, assuming that these votes are tied to a user account, do these votes/comments reflect account status? Example, Bob really likes module B and creates several accounts to mess with the results, bob's accounts are blocked... does this reflect into the count? Also, we have more spammers now (not a lot but...) when we block there account can we also delete the comments in the vote (shows up in tracker)? It would definitly be a vector for spam. Download.com has this issue at times with their user supplied review/votes...
From: development-bounces at drupal.org on behalf of Khalid B
Sent: Thu 1/26/2006 9:31 AM
To: development at drupal.org
Subject: Re: [development] Rating module quality
I think there is value in both voting and # of downloads.
They balance each other and compliment each other so well.
If a module is downloaded a lot, but gets a poor rating, it
will eventually get less downloads.
The number of votes is also important, a module rated 10/10
by 2 people is questionable when compared to a module
that got 7/10 from 120 people.
So, let us go ahead with both of them.
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