Re: Re: Importing a large image...

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg98830] Re: [mg98793] Re: Importing a large image...*From*: George Woodrow III <georgevw3 at mac.com>*Date*: Mon, 20 Apr 2009 01:33:11 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <grpiih$lqm$1@smc.vnet.net> <gruq3c$12j$1@smc.vnet.net>

I think that there is an inevitable difference between marketing (the video) and reality (the book). It would be interesting to know if there is a quote similar to the one on p 215 of the v5 book in the electronic documentation. george On Apr 19, 2009, at 4:55 AM, sv07171024 wrote: > "AES" <siegman at stanford.edu> wrote in message > news:gs1nkf$7b5$1 at smc.vnet.net... >> In article <gruq3c$12j$1 at smc.vnet.net>, >> Szabolcs Horv=E1t <szhorvat at gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> Naturally, Mathematica can't be good for any task. Sometimes you >>> have >>> to use other programs too :) >> >> That's not what certain other people (at least one of them named >> Wolfram) are saying . . . right? >> >> <http://www.wolfram.com/broadcast/videos/?video=onesystem/onesystem> >> > > Well, then he must have changed his mind since M5: > "Although Mathematica does many things well, there are some things > that are > inevitable better done by external programs". :-) > > (The Mathematica Book, 5th edition, p.215) > >