[linux-elitists] git and a sysadmin book
Tue Jan 13 02:09:11 PST 2009
Karsten M. Self:
> on Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 10:23:15AM -0600, Jeremy Hankins
> (email@example.com) wrote:
> > A nit: I don't think you're using the word entropy properly; you
> > seem to want to refer to high potential energy rather than low
> > entropy.
> High potential energy *is* low entropy. Entropy is a measure of the
> randomness, or unordered state, of a system. A low-entropic system is
> then: non-random, highly-ordered, with high potential.
Jeremy's point, though, was that low entropy is not necessarily high
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