Re: Uploading

Joe Jenkins (
Thu, 3 Sep 1998 10:53:31 -0700 (PDT)

---Randall R Randall <> wrote:
> --
> On Wed, 2 Sep 1998 22:32:31 +0200 "den Otter"
> writes:

> >I wouldn't use any scanning technique to upload, since IMO the
> >copy wouldn't be "me"; I'd rather have gradual uploading by means
> >of computer implants, or perhaps nano-assisted neuron-by-neuron
> >replacement of the biomass by artificial structures _while I'm
> >conscious_ (yeah,yeah, call me old-fashioned... ;-)
> This is exactly my position, so I don't have to write one. :)

Earlier I summerized Den Otters position as:

>What I think you are describing is a gradual upload then constrained
>by the lack of flexibility to execute on different platforms and make
>use of backups for survival of disasters. For your sake, I hope its
>going to be an awfully safe and non-competitive world. If not, sorry
>to see you go just because of some silly "old fashion" superstition

Alan Turing died on the cross for *YOUR* sins. You will both suffer in hell for all eternity because of your blasphemous comments.

Joe Jenkins

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