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Re: Perform an assigment


In article <bm5lvs$j59$1 at smc.vnet.net>,
 Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> don't do this use the rules returned by als Solve[] functions
> to replace the values of the symbolic variables in certain expressions.
> 
> {a, b, c} /. Solve[{a == 1, b == 2, c == 3}, {a, b, c}][[1]]
> 
> But if you insist to make assignments, something like
> 
> Set @@@ Transpose[{{a, b, c}, {a, b, c} /. 
>         Solve[{a == 1, b == 2, c == 3}, {a, b, c}][[1]]}]

This is a little verbose. Surely 

  Solve[{a == 1, b == 2, c == 3}, {a, b, c}] /. Rule -> Set

suffices?

Cheers,
Paul

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