Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id KAA24073 (8.6.9/5.3[ref firstname.lastname@example.org] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from email@example.com); Fri, 4 May 2001 10:34:16 +0100 Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 10:30:12 +0100 To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Information Message-ID: <20010504103012.B1115@ii01.org> References: <20010503195614.AAA15016@email@example.com> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Disposition: inline User-Agent: Mutt/1.3.15i In-Reply-To: <20010503195614.AAA15016@firstname.lastname@example.org>; from email@example.com on Thu, May 03, 2001 at 03:56:02PM -0400 From: Robin Faichney <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sender: email@example.com Precedence: bulk Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
On Thu, May 03, 2001 at 03:56:02PM -0400, Wade T.Smith wrote:
> On 05/03/01 13:52, Robin Faichney said this-
> >> I agree that until the information is _derived_ from whatever system that
> >> process is resident within, it is without value and irrelevant.
> >> That is far from saying it is not there.
> >Considering the following quote from the same article, do you still
> >insist that intrinsic information (J) is of no significance?
> If having no derivation is of no significance, and I think that's fair to
> say, then, yes. Of what significance is something that no-one knows?
Jesus, Wade, did you read the fucking quote? I'm not talking about
something no-one knows, I'm talking about the information that's
intrinsic to every physical system, that Frieden and colleagues have used
*successfully* to derive the laws of physics. Will you get a fucking
clue or do I have to killfile you?
-- Robin Faichney Get your Meta-Information from http://www.ii01.org (CAUTION: contains philosophy, may cause heads to spin)
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