[Maxima] problem with maxima's mnewton
robert.dodier at gmail.com
Mon Dec 14 23:55:08 CST 2009
On 12/14/09, Ether Jones <maxima at etherjones.us> wrote:
> please see attached plain-text file.
> can someone please explain why the mnewton function is not working in this
I tried the example and it appears that the depends(y, x)
is the origin of the problem with mnewton.
Try kill(x, y) (that will remove the dependency) and
then the mnewton call again --- does it work then?
I didn't figure out why depends(y, x) messes up mnewton.
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