
Re: Continuous and discrete uniform distributions of N
Posted:
Dec 25, 2012 3:08 PM


On Dec 25, 3:46 am, Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz <spamt...@library.lspace.org.invalid> wrote: > In <virgil523D87.23482724122...@BIGNEWS.USENETMONSTER.COM>, on > 12/24/2012 > at 11:48 PM, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> said: > > >The standard definition of probability requires that the sum of the > >probabilities over ANY set of sets making up a partition of the space > >be equal to one. > > For purposes of proving that there is no uniform distribution over N, > finite additivity is enough. In a more general context, the standard > definition uses countable additivity.
How do you define "uniform distribution over N" and how do you prove that none exists?

