next up previous contents index
Next: No Global State Up: Organization Previous: Conscience and Unconscious Actions

No System-Wide Clock

The components in the Noema do not have exactly the same clock, but rather a clock that is close enough. The clock acts like a heart beat, giving an underlying cycle time for the system. The clock may be variable in speed, increasing or decreasing, governing the rate of production of the Noema.

Ronald LeRoi Burback
Wed Jul 30 15:24:07 PDT 1997