Thanks Linas,

that is extremely helpful. Can't wait for 0.03 :-)

On Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 11:44:18 AM UTC+8, linas wrote:
>
> For your reading pleasure, here is version 0.02 of the document. It 
> details the language processing pipeline.  Please review, as it sets the 
> stage for the next installment.
>
> Please keep in mind that this document is describing the current code 
> base, and will be raising design issues for the near-short-term 
> design+implementation. As such, it is only philosophical or metaphysical to 
> the point of how that affects specific design decisions.
>
> Please keep in mind that the current code base *actually works*, and, on a 
> good day, can be demoed.
>
> If there are any questions, or any parts that are unclear, or vague, or 
> obtuse, or seem to involve stupid design decisions, please raise these as 
> issues.  I'll try to fix them.
>
> --linas
>
> On Wed, Sep 14, 2016 at 8:49 PM, Ed Pell <edp...@gmail.com <javascript:>> 
> wrote:
>
>> Noah, All, evolution gives humans and other living things many pre-canned 
>> functions like edge detectors in the eye. In vision system some people add 
>> the early edge detectors and some ask the blank slate to figure everything 
>> out for itself from scratch. My preference is to give the system as much of 
>> a leg up as possible. Later when we have functioning system we can explore 
>> the growth from blank slate question. 
>>
>> Self and not-self is a very early learning. I am that which I can control 
>> the movement of. The other is the warm, soft, and giving entity (Mom and 
>> Dad). The other becomes the family. Then strangers are discerned and 
>> apparently rated as dangerous instinctively, then learned as safe and 
>> not-safe strangers. 
>>
>> If we want to be experimental psychologists we can force the system to 
>> learn these early lesson from scratch. If we want a functioning embodied 
>> conversationalist in a reasonable amount of time then let's give it a head 
>> start. Both are valid pursuits. We have to pick one to start with.       
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