As the final days of Star Wars Galaxies wind down and as the Galactic War ramps up, the dev team has posted details about how an ultimate 'winner' will be determined.
This statement pretty much sums up the entire post: "The war will be decided by points earned in the planetary control system. Whoever controls the galaxy at the end will win the war."
The post also goes into detail about how to earn points and also about something called "point decay" which can be a game-changer.
Read the full blog post on the Star Wars Galaxies site.