Date: Feb 1, 2013 5:34 PM
Author: Butch Malahide
Subject: Re: looking for example of closed set that is *not* complete in a<br> metric space

On Feb 1, 4:25 pm, wrote:
> Perhaps what you want, if I understand you correctly, is within reach in a very familiar space: take the reals R with the usual, euclidean topology (or look at  R as the euclidean metric space we all know: it's the same). This is a complete space, yet the CLOSED subset [0,+oo) isn't complete...

The hell it isn't. Are you trying to confuse the OP?