But if you introduce digital saline into a program, even if there is an effect that we can imagine is destruction, we can just restore from a backup. No actual destruction has taken place. The question of COMP deals not with physical computing devices versus biological organisms, but logic which is independent of all forms of matter, energy, space, and time. Craig > > > -- > Stathis Papaioannou > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msg/everything-list/-/ieYmJNFW_dUJ. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.