[Maxima] SF  Full bigfloat precision for Gamma after the second call
fateman at cs.berkeley.edu
Wed Oct 15 11:54:36 CDT 2008
FYI there is a 10-line lisp program that is a fast integer nth root in
Maxima, file rat3d.
It is called iroot
There is also a user-level access to this with nthroot() which works more
> -----Original Message-----
> From: maxima-bounces at math.utexas.edu
> [mailto:maxima-bounces at math.utexas.edu] On Behalf Of Raymond Toy
> Also, it occurred to me that you are computing sqrt(a). Could we not
> use the Lisp routine isqrt to compute sqrt(a*2^(2*n))?
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