[Maxima] string questions
robert.dodier at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 12:33:22 CDT 2009
On 3/14/09, Sheldon Newhouse <sen1 at math.msu.edu> wrote:
> Why is there an '&' produced in 'substring' ?
It's an artifact of the the way Maxima used to represent strings;
Maxima strings were Lisp symbols beginning with the & character.
That was changed some time ago (2007 I think).
I think the bugs you found are fixed in recent versions.
Probably you just need to update your installation.
Or you could try to download just the stringproc files from CVS.
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