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Re: Re: Programming in Mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg69782] Re: [mg69748] Re: Programming in Mathematica
  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at>
  • Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2006 04:44:03 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst
  • References: <eetvvk$b6i$> <>
  • Reply-to: murray at

But the directory

contains a BrowserCategories.m, so why don't the items in it appear in 
the HelpBrowser?  (I don't recall what the default $Path is, but mine 
explicitly includes AddOns/ExtraPackages.

dh wrote:
> Hi David,
> I think there is a misunderstanding. The book itself is not contained in 
> Mathematica, only example programs and an overview where you can read:
> "The example programs and packages in 
> AddOns/ExtraPackages/ProgrammingInMathematica accompany the book
> Roman E. Maeder: Programming in Mathematica, 3rd ed., Addison-Wesley, 1996
> ISBN 0-201-85449-X."
> Daniel
> David Park wrote:
>> Where precisely in the Version 5.2 Help Browser does one find the Programming in Mathematica Book, which is in the ExtraPackages folder?
>> David Park
>> djmp at

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