Re: Bug in Plot?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg88638] Re: [mg88626] Bug in Plot?*From*: George Woodrow III <georgevw3 at mac.com>*Date*: Sun, 11 May 2008 15:12:49 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200805101052.GAA11820@smc.vnet.net>

Works on 6.0.2.1 I think that this is the type of bug that the '.1' release fixed. george On May 10, 2008, at 6:52 AM, John Stone wrote: > I recently upgraded to v 6.0.2. A plotting program I wrote years ago > which has worked on many previous versions suddenly broke. I seem to > have isolated the following problem: > > For me, this command produces a simple plot: > > a = 0.25; Plot[1 - Exp[-a * t], {t, 0, 10}] > > As does this: > > a = 0.25; Plot[1 - Exp[-a * t], {t, 0.5, 10}] > > As does this: > > a = 0.0025; Plot[1 - Exp[-a * t], {t, 0, 1000}] > > But this causes Mathematica on my machine to hang indefinitely: > > a = 0.0025; Plot[1 - Exp[-a * t], {t, 50, 1000}] > > I have to quit and re-start the kernel to recover. > > Can anyone reproduce this behavior? If so, can anyone suggest why > this > happens, or suggest a work around? Thanks is advance for all help > with > this. > > John Stone (v 6.0.2 / Mac OS-X 10.5.2) >

**References**:**Bug in Plot?***From:*John Stone <stn@u.washington.edu>