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Topic: fom - 01 - preface
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Re: fom - 01 - preface
Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:02 AM
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On 12 Dez., 12:07, Alan Smaill <> wrote:
> WM <> writes:
> > On 11 Dez., 12:54, Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz
> > <> wrote:

> >> In <virgil-2FC1D7.13530210122...@BIGNEWS.USENETMONSTER.COM>, on
> >> 12/10/2012
> >>    at 01:53 PM, Virgil <> said:

> >> >In order to define the product of a real number times a
> >> >transfinite, the definition must hold for all reals and all
> >> >transfinites.

> >> There's a more fundamental problem; she/he/it is conflating cardinals,
> > Cantor was a male. So "he" would be appropriate.
> And the problem is passed over in silence by WM.

No, I mentioned the problem that Shmuel cannot even calculate limits
of sipmle sequences. And again I mention the problem that you cannot
read simple texts:
See: Grundlagen einer allgemeinen Mannigfaltigkeitslehre (Leipzig
1883)] There he writes: "da doch auf diese Weise eine bestimmte
Erweiterung des reellen Zahlengebietes in das Unendlichgroße erreicht
ist" My translation: Since in this manner a definite extension of the
real domain of numbers into the infinitely large has been

Regards, WM

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