[bksvol-discuss] Re: Using Our Validation Resources Wisely

Hi Carrie,

The computer rates the books when the validator accepts them. When the submitter submits a book, he/she chooses the rating for the book, arbitrarily. I'd be thrilled if, when submitting a book, the computer would rate it, and in the case of crummy scans, just reject them before they ever get submitted.

Peace,
Mayrie

At 09:56 PM 11/23/2007, you wrote:
I thought that the computer rates it, and then the uploader can change it if he/she wants to. Isn't that right?

----- Original Message ----
From: Grandma Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Friday, November 23, 2007 6:44:02 PM
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Using Our Validation Resources Wisely

Mike,

I don't think the cornputer (deliberate--I'm feeling
silly--I wonder what was in the stuffing; or I could
say my em key disappeared )rates the book when it's
uploaded after validation. Either the submitter's
rating stays because the validator doesn't bother to
change it when uploading, which happens, or the
validator him/herself rates it.

Carrie or someone can correct me if I'm wrong.

G.Cindy

--- Mike and Lori Castner <<mailto:mandlcastner@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>mandlcastner@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

> Hi Jamie,
> I agree.  Why can't they set things up so the
> computer rates the book the same way it does when
> the validator is finished with it.  It would make
> things easier for the submitter of the book and the
> validator would have a better idea of how rough the
> book might be.
> Mike
>  ----- Original Message -----
>  From: Jamie Yates, CPhT
>  To: <mailto:bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>  Sent: Thursday, November 22, 2007 9:35 PM
>  Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Using Our Validation
> Resources Wisely
>
>
>  You cannot even submit a book unless you check a
> rating now. It keeps tripping me up because I think
> it's in a different place than I'm used to looking
> for it.
>
>
>
>  Jamie in Michigan
>  Currently Reading - When Santa Fell to Earth by
> Cornelia Funke
>




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