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Old 2006-10-05, 17:22   #1
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Default This might sound a little morbid, but

if George dies, who will take over the project?

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Old 2006-10-05, 20:49   #2
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Old 2006-10-20, 10:26   #3
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Or maybe by that time, someone will have discovered scientific ways to let us live for a few centuries (or maybe a millennium or two).
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Old 2006-10-20, 19:33   #4
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Poor Earth!

[But then there'll already be human colonies all around the Solar System/Galaxy/etcetera]

Poor Universe!
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Old 2006-10-21, 01:05   #5
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Or maybe by that time, someone will have discovered scientific ways to let us live for a few centuries (or maybe a millennium or two).
Ah. That's the singularity, I suppose.

http://www.kurzweilai.net/articles/a...ml?printable=1
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Old 2006-10-23, 01:52   #6
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if George dies, who will take over the project?

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I'm not sure I like where this thread is going......

I assume it would be the first person or persons that contacted Scott and showed they had the capabilities and available time.
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Old 2006-10-23, 14:31   #7
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Another issue is if the necessary passwords, sourcecodes etc for server, software and??? are placed at least two seperate places so that they can be found again in case of any undesired event. Just from experience - I have tried to lose a password - not good!

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Old 2006-10-23, 15:48   #8
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I'm not sure I like where this thread is going......
You go on vacation, and next thing you know, they're trying to figure out behind your back if you are expendable!

Welcome back, George!
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