Re: true limit of mathematica ? Help me !!!

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg60242] Re: true limit of mathematica ? Help me !!!*From*: Peter Pein <petsie at dordos.net>*Date*: Thu, 8 Sep 2005 04:53:24 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <dfm7o5$h9q$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

LumisROB schrieb: > During this calculation: > > > m= Table[(i-j)+3.*j^-4 +50*I,{I,1,10000},{j,1,10000}]; > Det[m] > > > the kernel has jammed and the following message has been visualized > No more memory available. > Mathematica kernel has shut down. > > Is it possible to overcome this obstacle? > > The dimension of the in demand memory is not limited from windows xp > or my hardware-software' configuratiion, in fact such error also > happens in xp 64 Bit with Mathematica 5.2 (64 Bit) Athlon 64 2 GB Ram. > Are these problems the true limit of mathematica? Where am I being wrong? > > Thanks for the help > > Roberto R. > Hi Roberto, you shouldn't use a constant (I) as iterator (i). And I guess, the value of this determinant is zero for nxn-matrices with n>=3. -- Peter Pein, Berlin GnuPG Key ID: 0xA34C5A82 http://people.freenet.de/Peter_Berlin/