Re: Bug in SphericalPlot3D?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg83807] Re: [mg83791] Bug in SphericalPlot3D?*From*: "Kevin J. McCann" <Kevin.McCann at umbc.edu>*Date*: Sat, 1 Dec 2007 05:40:43 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200711301029.FAA07678@smc.vnet.net> <7A03A041-E548-4827-A79E-0503D5D6EC28@wolfram.com>

That is just plain weird. As far as I know this is the first time in human history that 4 has been a magic number! Kevin Brett Champion wrote: > On Nov 30, 2007, at 4:29 AM , Kevin J. McCann wrote: > >> This works: >> >> SphericalPlot3D[{2, 4, 8}, {\[Theta], 0, Pi}, {\[Phi], 0, 3 Pi/2}, >> ImageSize -> 400] >> >> this does not >> >> SphericalPlot3D[{2, 4, 8, 16}, {\[Theta], 0, Pi}, {\[Phi], 0, 3 Pi/2}, >> ImageSize -> 400] >> >> It returns: >> >> SphericalPlot3D::legacycolfunc: -- Message text not found -- >> >> >> The documentation indicates that one can supply any number of functions >> to SphericalPlot3D, but this implies that 3 is the maximum number. Any >> ideas? > > It just doesn't like a list of four functions. Five or more should be > fine again. > > Brett Champion > Wolfram Research > > -- Kevin J. McCann Research Associate Professor JCET/Physics Physics Building University of Maryland, Baltimore County 1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, MD 21250