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On “Humming Consensus”, an allegory, part 2

Part 2, you ask?  There isn’t a part 2.  The Lamport fan fiction ends at part 1, I’m sorry. The good news is that there’s something more concrete than allegory to follow up on.  The work is still in progress, … Continue reading

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On “Humming Consensus”, an allegory

“We reject kings, presidents, and voting. We believe in rough consensus and running code.” — David Clark, about the IETF And to quote a paragraph from the introduction of https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7282: To reinforce that we do not vote, we have also … Continue reading

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