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115 Post author: Thrasymachus 01 August 2014 10:41PM

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Comment author: Thrasymachus 03 August 2014 09:34:44PM 3 points [-]

Thanks for this important spot - I don't think it is a nitpick at all. I'm switching jobs at the moment, but I'll revise the post (and diagrams) in light of this. It might be a week though, sorry!

Comment author: homunq 22 August 2014 04:04:38PM *  2 points [-]

Bump.

(I realize you're busy, this is just a friendly reminder.)

Also, I added one clause to my comment above: the bit about "imperfectly measured", which is of course usually the case in the real world.

Comment author: Thrasymachus 19 November 2014 01:07:04AM 0 points [-]

Belatedly updated. Thanks for your helpful comments!