[Ukfreebsd] Notes from Octobers meeting

Mark Blackman mark at blackmans.org
Fri Oct 29 21:26:10 BST 2010


On 29 Oct 2010, at 18:02, Robert Watson wrote:

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> On Fri, 29 Oct 2010, Sevan / Venture37 wrote:
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>>> As George Neville-Neil pointed out recently, Zeno's Paradox applies to my PhD thesis pretty well. For the past month I've been one week away from submitting, and the claim is that today (well, yesterday) I'm submitting tomorrow (today). I'll follow up and let you know/if how it worked out :-).
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>> Best of luck for tomorrow (today) :)
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> Zeno was wrong: once the time remaining until submission gets below a certain theshold, rounding error kicks in and you discovered you have submitted. Which is to say, I've now submitted, and hope therefore to start making it to some of these London BSD events in the future! (*)

Congratulations! That is such a weight off your shoulders, isn't it?



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