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Re: What databases have taught me

From: Bob Badour <bbadour_at_pei.sympatico.ca>
Date: Sat, 01 Jul 2006 19:49:23 GMT
Message-ID: <7lApg.4729$pu3.110118@ursa-nb00s0.nbnet.nb.ca>


Bob Badour wrote:

> Keith H Duggar wrote:
>

>> It may be arbitrary (if by arbitrary you meant the "subject
>> to judgment" and not "without reason") but it is obviously
>> valuable. No?

>
> I am not sure value is a concept that has meaning in pure mathematics.

Er, um, what the senator meant to say was... Let me rephrase that: In pure mathematics, value means something entirely unrelated to valuable. Received on Sat Jul 01 2006 - 14:49:23 CDT

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