Proposal 145: Separate "suitable as a guard" from "suitable as a new guard"

Nick Mathewson nickm at
Fri Jul 11 17:01:21 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 06:49:35PM +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> On Wed, 02 Jul 2008, Nick Mathewson wrote:
> >    We might instead have authorities list weights with which nodes
> >    should be picked as guards.
> That is something I will need to do anyway, I think.  In that case the
> guard _flag_ would mean "keep as your guard", and the guard _weight_
> would mean "pick with propability $p"?

Good point.  I'm going to defer accepting 145, pending a finished 141.

(I should be sending a proposal status email to the list Really Soon

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