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Virgil
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Re: Cantor's absurdity, once again, why not?
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Mar 16, 2013 5:20 PM


In article <ee21d4f5aa664c4b8d53700304185c84@14g2000vbr.googlegroups.com>, WM <mueckenh@rz.fhaugsburg.de> wrote:
> On 16 Mrz., 16:01, fom <fomJ...@nyms.net> wrote: > > > perhaps you could explain what you mean > > by "given object" and how an immaterial > > object can be given. > > It cannot be given other than by naming it (except from clumsy > approaches by means of sign language).
I do not regard pointing at a thing to identify it as being at all clumsy.
Pointing to things on a blackboard is often considerably less clumsy than any other way of referring to them. But blackboards may be too outre to be used in WM's world.
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WM has frequently claimed that a mapping from the set of all infinite binary sequences to the set of paths of a CIBT is a linear mapping. In order to show that such a mapping is a linear mapping, WM must first show that the set of all binary sequences is a vector space and that the set of paths of a CIBT is also a vector space, which he has not done and apparently cannot do, and then show that his mapping satisfies the linearity requirement that f(ax + by) = af(x) + bf(y), where a and b are arbitrary members of a field of scalars and x and y are f(x) and f(y) are vectors in suitable linear spaces.
By the way, WM, what are a, b, ax, by and ax+by when x and y are binary sequences?
If a = 1/3 and x is binary sequence, what is ax ? and if f(x) is a path in a CIBT, what is af(x)?
Until these and a few other issues are settled, WM will still have failed to justify his claim of a LINEAR mapping from the set (but not yet proved to be vector space) of binary sequences to the set (but not yet proved to be vector space) of paths ln a CIBT.
Just another of WM's many wild claims of what goes on in his WMytheology that he cannot back up. 



