[Maxima] jacobian not listed
willisb at unk.edu
Thu May 31 17:27:25 CDT 2007
Sometimes, I think that more of Maxima should be written in Maxima.
The speed advantages of CL over Maxima aren't all that great for
symbolic work. But the bugs in the Maxima to Lisp translator are
When I wrote hessian and jacobian, I was thinking about getting Maxima
to work with matrices with indefinite size such as
(i,j) -> kron_delta(i,j) + kron_delta(i,j-1). I never pursued the
idea, but I thought that using genmatrix would be the way to go to
make this work. Anyway, that's my excuse for the redundancies in hessian.
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