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  • Subject: [mg89477] ConditionNumber
  • From: dh <dh at metrohm.ch>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 07:12:54 -0400 (EDT)


Hello,

the entry in the manual about the condition number reads:

"LinearAlgebra`MatrixConditionNumber[mat,Norm->p]  p-norm approximate 

condition number of a matrix, where p may be 1, 2, or \[Infinity]"

In version 6.0.2, if you try: Norm->2 you get the message that only 1 or 

Infinity is allowed.

As the 2 norm is the most common norm, it is hard to see why it should 

not work.

Daniel





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