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Re: Is this so hard?


You didn't want another initial (or boundary) condition for this 2nd 
order ODE?

cool-RR wrote:
> Hey all,
> 
> I gave DSolve this thing:
> 
> DSolve[{x''[t] == 1/x[t]^2, x[0] == -1}, x, t]
> 
> It made it think and think until it crashed.
> Is this DE so hard? I figured it was something basic.
> 
> Thanks,
> Ram.
> 

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