Re: Piecewise symbol in 5.1

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg52315] Re: [mg52304] Piecewise symbol in 5.1*From*: DrBob <drbob at bigfoot.com>*Date*: Mon, 22 Nov 2004 01:28:49 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200411211223.HAA02193@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: drbob at bigfoot.com*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I see a tall rectangle on top of a vertical bar, something like a stylized letter P (but not). It looks like crap, and that's very disappointing -- Piecewise was the most interesting thing in the new release, for my money. I'm running WinXP Professional. Bobby On Sun, 21 Nov 2004 07:23:48 -0500 (EST), Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu> wrote: > In the downloadable AddendumV51.pdf, the display of a piecewise > definition, e.g., of > > Piecewise[{{x < 0, -1}, {x >= 0, 1}}] > > is shown with a large curly brace to the left of the pieces. But in my > Mathematica 5.1 under Windows 5.1, I see a long vertical bar. > > What do you see? > -- DrBob at bigfoot.com www.eclecticdreams.net

**References**:**Piecewise symbol in 5.1***From:*Murray Eisenberg <murray@math.umass.edu>