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Re: [sagedevel] Re: Solve produces inconsistent results when a dummy variable is involved William Stein Fri Apr 06 16:00:48 2012
On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 3:27 PM, rjf <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I think this was posted twice, and the version I answered (and my > answer) > were deleted.. > > Anyway, this report does not reveal a bug in Maxima's solve. The > poster > agrees the answer is mathematically correct. It's definitely not a bug in solve. > It is a bug in doctest. No it's not. > Further, I suspect it is a substantial design > flaw in the doctest concept, not amenable to a simple patch. No it is isn't. See the ticket for an explanation: http://trac.sagemath.org/sage_trac/ticket/12809 It does suggest we may want to consider reseting Maxima's counter for dummy variables before calling solve. RJF, how does one do that in Maxima?  To post to this group, send an email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/sagedevel URL: http://www.sagemath.org
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 [sagedevel] Re: Solve produces inconsistent results when a dummy variable is involved rjf 2012/04/06
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 [sagedevel] Re: Solve produces inconsistent results when a dummy variable is involved Nils Bruin 2012/04/06
 Re: [sagedevel] Re: Solve produces inconsistent results when a dummy variable is involved Andrew Fleckenstein 2012/04/07
 [sagedevel] Re: Solve produces inconsistent results when a dummy variable is involved rjf 2012/04/07