Re: I am a moral, intelligent being (was Re: Two draft papers: AI and existentia

From: Michael Vassar (
Date: Tue Jun 06 2006 - 15:25:08 MDT

For the Nth time, the relevant question is "is there a code you could right
that would not in any sense imply the desire to work around itself"?

>I think the argument is that with runaway recursive self-improvement,
>any hardcoded nugget approaches insignificance/obsolesence. Is there
>a code that you could write that nobody, no matter how many trillions
>of times smarter, couldn't find a workaround?

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