[Maxima] Argh, why can't I ever figure out plot2d/find_root/etc
toy.raymond at gmail.com
Thu Mar 6 22:50:33 CST 2008
> whenever I try to use Maxima for numerical calculations with functions,
> rather than expressions, it just doesn't work.
> Oh sure, maybe calling my function Moment(.001,d) at the command line
> works fine, but when I do plot2d(Moment(phi,d),[phi,0,.001]) (with "d"
> bound at the global level), I get some stupid error related to how I'm
> using find_root deep inside this function...
> Why does this suck so much?
Maybe you can provide a small example illustrating the problem?
I tried this and it worked for me.
I get a nice plot of a sine wave.
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