On 11 Oct 2013, at 19:07, meekerdb wrote:

On 10/11/2013 2:28 AM, Russell Standish wrote:On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 06:25:45PM -0700, meekerdb wrote:So there are infinitely many identical universes preceding a measurement. How are these universes distinct from one another? Do they divide into two infinite subsets on a binary measurement, or do infinitely many come into existence in order that some branch-counting measure produces the right proportion? Do you not see any problems with assigning a measure to infinite countable subsets (are there more even numbers that square numbers?).But infinite subsets in question will contain an uncountable numberofelements.I don't think being uncountable makes it any easier unless they forma continuum, which I don't think they do. I QM an underlyingcontinuum (spacetime) is assumed, but not in Bruno's theory.

`There is necessarily a continuum in comp, because the UD is so dumb as`

`making interacting all programs (rich enough) with a dovetailing on`

`the real, complex, quanternions, octonions, etc.`

`Very plausibly, the winning universal numbers exploit this, with the`

`algbraic measure structure (imposed by self-reference constraints) to`

`multiply enough the first person views.`

`I would not have believe myself in this without the QM empirical`

`evidences. Without QM, I would probably not find comp plausible at all.`

Bruno

BrentThat is why I'm not sure that problems with assigning measures to countably infinite sets (such as your example above re even and square numbers) are really such a problem.--You received this message because you are subscribed to the GoogleGroups "Everything List" group.To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.To post to this group, send email to everything-list@googlegroups.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.

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