Re: Piecewise symbol in 5.1

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg52312] Re: Piecewise symbol in 5.1*From*: "L. Dwynn Lafleur" <lafleur at louisiana.edu>*Date*: Mon, 22 Nov 2004 01:28:42 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: University of Louisiana at Lafayette*References*: <cnq2vo$2fs$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

In Windows XP (ver. 5.1, Service Pack 2), I see something different (and equally wrong). The first line begins with an open rectangle and the second line begins with a vertical line. No curly brace and no long vertical bar. Dwynn -- ================================================ L. Dwynn Lafleur Professor of Physics University of Louisiana at Lafayette lafleur at louisiana.edu http://www.ucs.louisiana.edu/~ldl6737/index.html ================================================ "Murray Eisenberg" <murray at math.umass.edu> wrote in message news:cnq2vo$2fs$1 at smc.vnet.net... > 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? > > -- > Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu > Mathematics & Statistics Dept. > Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) > University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) > 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 > Amherst, MA 01003-9305 >