Re: Domain Protection

From: Peter de Blanc (
Date: Mon May 09 2005 - 21:12:24 MDT

On Tue, 2005-05-10 at 02:55 +0100, Russell Wallace wrote:
> Sure, but that's only one failure mode. What if the extrapolated
> volition converges, but ends up leading to a region of state space
> that doesn't contain sentient life?

Well, if you're using a Last Judge, then he should catch that. I can see
how relying upon a single human for the final decision could make you
uncomfortable (indeed, it is a hack), but you are proposing that we rely
on a committee of humans for all decisions, which seems even worse.

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