Stathis Papaioannou wrote:
> 
> Bruno Marchal writes:
> 
> 
>>The UD is both massively parallel 
>>and massively sequential. Recall the UD generates all programs and 
>>executes them all together, but one step at a time. The "D" is for 
>>dovetailing which is a technic for emulating parallelism sequentially.
> 
> 
> Given that no actual physical hardware is needed to run it, why did 
> you choose the UD to generate all the computations rather than just 
> saying they are all run in parallel. There is enough room in Platonia 
> for infinite parallel virtual machines, isn't there?
> 
> Stathis Papaioannou

Or why run it at all.  Platonia is timeless, so the "generation" of programs 
exists timelessly as an abstract process.  The ordering is implicit, not 
temporal.

Brent Meeker

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