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Comment author: pengvado 01 October 2013 06:09:33PM 2 points [-]

What relevance does personal identity have to TDT? TDT doesn't depend on whether the other instances of TDT are in copies of you, or in other people who merely use the same decision theory as you.

Comment author: [deleted] 01 October 2013 06:33:08PM 0 points [-]

It has relevance for the basilisk scenario, which I'm not sure I should say any more about.