subscripted symbols

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg23444] subscripted symbols*From*: "F. Mittermayr" <mitterma at linz.vai.co.at>*Date*: Wed, 10 May 2000 02:32:25 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Why isn't it allowed to say A={Subscript[A,1]} I get an error "$RecursionLimit::reclim: recursion depth of 256 exceeded." The following statements have been accepted: a={Subscript[A,1]} B={Subscript[A,1]} Subscript[A,0]={Subscript[A,1]} thnx for any ideas F. Mittermayr ----------------------------------- using Mathematica 4.0