Re: Poll: What percentage advantage are RDBMS vendors taking of the RM?

From: mountain man <>
Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2005 06:02:43 GMT
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"mountain man" <> wrote in message news:...
> "Jan Hidders" <> wrote in message
> news:za_ue.129084$
>> Dan wrote:
>>> I think it was Riemann who put Calculus on solid ground with his idea of
>>> how to define continuity (at least that's what I remember from my Real
>>> Analysis class many years ago).
>> I seem to remember that the epsilon-delta defintion was by Weierstrass,
>> but that Bolzano had actually already defined it earlier.
> I seem to recall there is no "solid ground" in mathematics
> and that the formalisms of mathematics cannot lead to
> anything resembling "absolute truth".
> How does the RM get around Godel, Turing and Chaitin?

See separate thread. Received on Sat Jun 25 2005 - 08:02:43 CEST

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