[tor-dev] Proposal 236 and the guardiness of a guard

Nicholas Hopper hopper at cs.umn.edu
Thu Jul 31 19:07:14 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 11:24 AM, George Kadianakis
<desnacked at riseup.net> wrote:
> - You can see that old guards (like RichardFeynman) see a shrinkage
>   both on their guard and on their middle probabilities. This happens
>   because both the total guard weight and the total middle weight get
>   bigger [5], so their weight percentage gets smaller.

This doesn't sound right - total guard weight shouldn't change.  All
the proposal does is re-allocate some fraction of the weight of a
guard back to the middle (M) category.

Nicholas Hopper
Associate Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
University of Minnesota

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