Re: Re: Not Using a Text Editor Interface for Mathematica

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg64499] Re: [mg64484] Re: Not Using a Text Editor Interface for Mathematica*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Sun, 19 Feb 2006 05:36:10 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <dt48rf$311$1@smc.vnet.net> <200602180750.CAA23812@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Then perhaps you SHOULD be doing more drawing of diagrams (i.e., plots and graphs). As Hamming once wrote, "The purpose of computing is insight, not numbers" (or something like that). Renan wrote: > > Most calculations I do with Mathematica are "number crunching". > I don't draw diagrams that often. -- 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

**References**:**Re: Not Using a Text Editor Interface for Mathematica***From:*Renan <renan.birck@gmail.com>