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Re: I don't understand in Mathematic

At 4:53 PM -0500 1/20/98, alok. menghrajani wrote:
>I'm 16 and I can't understand how I (why me?) found this bug in
>mathematica. It's such a silly thing:
>Solve [x/x+x=1, x] returns x=0 but if x=0 then x/x has no sence!
>Bye, ALok
>(Pls reply to my email:

Just for fun I have written a simple replacement for Solve which
correctly solves x/x+x==1 and similar stupid equations.   Any comments?

equation!"]] SetAttributes[solve,HoldAll]




....Error messages...
Stupid equation!

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