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Re: Matheology § 224
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Mar 30, 2013 3:52 PM


WM wrote: > I understand how to combine a never ending sequence of finite paths to > obtain a never ending path, a path that is longer than every given > finite lenght, i.e., a potentially infinite path. > > But how can a never ending sequence of finite paths be combined such > that the result is longer than all paths used to build it, i.e., that > the result is actually infinite? > > That requires faith in the impossible.
So you take it that "never ending" does not mean "infinite"?
drt



