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Topic: The reason for objections to computer proof?
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Rock Brentwood

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Re: The reason for objections to computer proof?
Posted: Dec 9, 2013 6:50 PM
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On Monday, December 9, 2013 5:42:54 PM UTC-6, quasi wrote:
> Paul wrote:
> To verify it, what should one do?
> Write one's own program?

Yes, of course. And for that reason, the notion that a computer proof is somehow "outside of human comprehension" is wrong -- you can write your own program to verify the proof. The computer is a part of your brain as a prosthetic, even if/when it's housed in its own casing (as it may not be for much longer.)

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