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Re: Re: Phase Portrait

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  • Subject: [mg76287] Re: [mg76225] Re: [mg76209] Phase Portrait
  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at>
  • Date: Sat, 19 May 2007 04:33:12 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst
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  • Reply-to: murray at

Dynamics Solver seems platform-specific, to Windows.

If I'm correct, this would mark the package as unsuitable for teaching 
purposes, at least on my campus, where students are running Windows, Mac 
OS X, and Linux.  We expect programs to be platform-neutral.

Ruth wrote:
> Hi,
> For tasks like that I strongly recommend you as an alternative the 
> freeware programme Dynamics Solver
> Check it out as it is extremely powerful, and it probably already has 
> the problem you want to portrait in its extensive list of examples. I am 
> very fond of Mathematica myself, and so is the author, but sometimes 
> Mathematica is not the best option.
> Best wishes,
> Ruth Lazkoz

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