my $Election = StartElection(
BallotFile => $filepath,
FloorRule => 'TopCount',
FloorValue => 2,
LogPath -> '/some/path',
Does common startup steps useful accross methods. It includes a lot of the boiler plate for common usage. Use for resolving elections where the rules don't require customization, or as an example for writing more customized methods.
* Reads Ballots from a file/path
* Calculates and logs Top Count
* Calculates and logs Approval
* Applies a Floor Rule
* Calculatures and logs a Borda Count
* Generates a Condorcet Matrix and logs the Win/Loss Summary and the Scores
* Conducts IRV (default options) and logs the result
* Returns a Vote::Count Object
Returns a Vote::Count object performing the above operations.
It is mandatory to provide either a reference to a BallotSet or to provide a BallotFile for ReadBallots to create a BallotSet.
A FloorRule and optional value (see Vote::Count::Floor). If no FloorRule is provide none will be used.
Any other option to Vote::Count can just be passed in the arguments list
John Karr (BRAINBUZ) email@example.com
Copyright 2019-2021 by John Karr (BRAINBUZ) firstname.lastname@example.org.
This module is released under the GNU Public License Version 3. See license file for details. For more information on this license visit http://fsf.org.
This software is provided as is, per the terms of the GNU Public License. Professional support and customisation services are available from the author.
To install Vote::Count, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.