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DSolve, it should be beautiful...


It seems to me that Mathematica DSolve is not able
to find the solution of the very standard Legendre equation...

DSolve[(1-z^2) f''[z]-2 z f'[z]+(a(a+1)-(m^2/(1-z^2)))f[z]==0,f[z],z]

How is it possible?

Nicola Attico.


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