A "singular" equation

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg14704] A "singular" equation*From*: p_mclean at maths.utas.edu.au (Patrick McLean)*Date*: Tue, 10 Nov 1998 01:20:58 -0500*Organization*: University Of Tasmania*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Trying to solve an ode ("Euler's" equation) Mathematica consistently crashes as follows: % math Mathematica 3.0 for Solaris Copyright 1988-96 Wolfram Research, Inc. -- Terminal graphics initialized -- In[1]:= DSolve[(1-x^2)y'[x]^2==(1-y[x]^2),y[x],x] Bus Error (core dumped) % This seems pretty bad form, I must say.