On 24 Aug 2012, at 14:31, Stephen P. King wrote:

Dear Roger,

I only see one glaring gap in your explanation here: the chain of non-interaction leads all the way up to the supremum where God is essentially and effectively (not)interacting with itself. Is this not the very definition of Solipsism? How is the problem of solipsism not even infinitely more acute for God? God has no peers, so it naturally implies that the ordinary problem of solipsism - what does one human solipsist say to another? - is a mute point, but somewhere and somehow the appearance of plurality of entities must appear in order for us to explain appearences. This is the very same question that I keep asking Bruno and he seems to not understand the question: How does a plurality of minds emerge from the One such that they have an appearance of interactions without falling into the morass of allowing for everythign and thus, ultimately, explaining nothing?

And this is what I explain with all details since years on this list, refering to peer reviewed papers, using standard terms of the theories in use. But either you philosophize on it without addressing what I say, or you justify by contingencies why you don't address it.

Your question has an easy part, and a difficult part.

- The easy part is the explanation of why interactions exist. This is easy, because all theories of interactions, and their models, are emulated by arithmetic, like with the example of the simulation of the galaxy: it occurs in the UD.

- The difficult part is that such theories admits a continuum of consistent extension, including those which will lead to aberrant interactions, and we have to justify why they seem rare (relatively rare) in our extension, and that is the measure problem, which we cannot avoid with comp.

Then comp explains "easily" the quanta and qualia separation, has lived by each machine.


It seems to me that Leibniz was working out the Everything vs. Nothing problem of existence from a different point of view with the monadology.

On 8/24/2012 7:55 AM, Roger Clough wrote:
Hi Stephen P. King

True, materials don't actually interact in Idealism, but the Supreme intelligence insures that the same result happens. In other words, you can't tell the difference. So at least in one place Leibniz says, "True, they don't actually interact, because ideas as substances cannot interact, but there's no harm in saying
that they do."

Roger Clough, rclo...@verizon.net
Leibniz would say, "If there's no God, we'd have to invent him so everything could function."
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On 8/23/2012 2:17 PM, Bruno Marchal wrote:
> Then AUDA translates everything in UDA in terms of numbers and
> sequences of numbers, making the "body problem" into a problem of
> arithmetic. It is literally an infinite interview with the universal
> machine, made finite thanks to the modal logic above, and thanks to
> the Solovay arithmetical completeness theorem.
> You cannot both claim that there is a flaw, and at the same time
> invoke your dyslexia to justify you don't do the technical work to
> present it.
Dear Bruno,

It is the body problem that is your problem. There is no solution for it in strict immaterialism. Immaterials cannot interact, they have nothing with which to "touch" each other. All they can do is imagine the possibility in the sense of a representation of the logical operation of
"imagining the possibility of X" (a string of recursively enumerable
coding the computational simulation of X).
This would be fine and you do a wonderful job of dressing this up
in your work, but the body problem is just another name for the
concurrency problem. It is the scarcity of physical resources that
forces solutions to be found and this is exactly what Pratt shows us how
to work out. Mutual consistency restrictions is the dual to resource

     My dyslexia prevents me from writing long strings of symbolic
logical codes, but I can write English (and some Spanish) well enough to
communicate with you and I can read and comprehend complex texts very
well. ;-)

By the way, I only asked from a verbal -> written English version
of your symbols strings, not a condensed explanation of it. I do
appreciate what you wrote, but it was not what I was asking for.

G is

[](p -> q) -> ([]p -> []q)
[]p -> [][]p
[]([]p -> p) -> []p

with the rules A, A->B / B and A / []A

S4Grz is

[](p -> q) -> ([]p -> []q)
[]p -> [][]p
[]([](p -> []p) -> p) -> p

with the rules A, A->B / B and A / []A

     These symbols have verbal words associated with them, no? If you
where to read of these sentences aloud. What English sounds would come out of your mouth? Could those words be transcribed here for the readers of the Everything List? What word corresponds, for instance, to "- >" ?





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