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Re: CALCITE-2458 Use of Kotlin for unit tests

Per “An alternative to voting that is sometimes used to measure the acceptability of something is the concept of lazy consensus.”
Lazy consensus is not a vote. You determine the results not by adding up integers but by reading people’s concerns.

The dictionary definition of consensus is “unanimity”. 

> On Sep 27, 2018, at 4:53 AM, Vladimir Sitnikov <sitnikov.vladimir@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Julian>Consensus is a central concept in the Apache Way
> https://www.apache.org/foundation/voting.html suggests to use whole numbers
> when it comes to "code changes".
> "Vetos" section is quite clear that vetos must be withdrawn before code
> modification could be applied.
> That provides an understandable machinery:
> 1) +1 is positive
> 2) -1 is negative (it is invalid and it has no weight without justification)
> Vladimir