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36 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 20 November 2007 07:58AM

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Comment author: Benoit_Essiambre 22 November 2007 03:29:13AM 0 points [-]

James, I share your feelings of uneasiness about infinite digits, as you said, the problem is not that these numbers will not represent the same points at the limit but that they shouldn't be taken to the limit so readily as this doesn't seem to add anything to mathematics but confusion.