From: "Jonathan Dale"
Subject: RE: (urth) Consensus? and Question Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 03:44:44 -0700 I don't think this works - I suggest that there are only specific terminals that can be used for up/downloads (bandwith or connectivity problems?), so when Kypris says that she has been watching Silk, it is probably from cameras with no up/download capability. I also don't buy into the Silk-Pig download through eye contact. Jonathan --- > I think Pig gives us the most insight into how this works. > Downloaded personalities can only stay in contact with their > Mainframe versions if their eyes can make contact with a terminal. > > From the way Kypris says she's been watching Silk, it seems > there may be a lot of camouflaged termiminals about that the > citizens of Viron are unaware of, in addition to the sacred > windows. So when Chennille was posessed by Kypris or Scylla, > she may have been regularly making contact to stay in sync > with her Mainframe version. > > But Scylla-in-Oreb and Silk-in-Pig are obviously stranded, > and seem to be completely isolated from their Mainframe > versions. Presumably, the longer a posessing entity goes > without synching up, the more it would diverge from Mainframe. > > -Rostrum > > > -- > http://www.urth.net/ To unsubscribe: send > "unsubscribe" to > email@example.com > --