On Mon, Feb 06, 2012 at 08:20:53PM +0100, Evgenii Rudnyi wrote:
> On 05.02.2012 22:46 Russell Standish said the following:
> >On Fri, Feb 03, 2012 at 08:56:10PM +0100, Evgenii Rudnyi wrote:
> >>
> >>In this respect your question is actually nice, as now, I believe,
> >>we see that it is possible to have a case when the information
> >>capacity will be more than the number of physical states.
> >>
> >>Evgenii
> >
> >How so?
> >
> Take a coin and cool it to zero Kelvin. Here it was my question that
> you have not answered yet. Do you assume that the text on the coin
> will be destroyed during cooling?

No. Previously, I mistakenly assumed that S=0 at T=0, which implies the
text being destroyed. But as I said - I withdraw that comment, and any
comment based on that mistaken assumption.


Prof Russell Standish                  Phone 0425 253119 (mobile)
Principal, High Performance Coders
Visiting Professor of Mathematics      hpco...@hpcoders.com.au
University of New South Wales          http://www.hpcoders.com.au

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