Re: The copy paradox

Anders Sandberg (
05 Nov 1997 18:54:38 +0100

"Clemens Pittino" <> writes:

> If you digitize your brain, you can copy it exactly. Who am I, if I would
> let run my mind on 2 hosts ?

Depends on your philosophy. It doesn't seem to be an
observer-independent answer.

One way of dealing with this is my identity calculus, see

Most likely both host-mind systems would consider themselves to be you.

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