Re: Issue with Sum Version7

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg95639] Re: Issue with Sum Version7*From*: lehin.p at gmail.com*Date*: Fri, 23 Jan 2009 05:08:49 -0500 (EST)*References*: <gl9nan$b2k$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Jan 22, 15:03, bghek... at gmail.com wrote: > Anyone seen this: > > In[120]:= > Sum[i, {i, 0, 99999, .1}] > > Out[120]= 4.99991*10^10 > > In[121]:= > Sum[i, {i, 0, 100000, .1}] > > Out[121]= Sum[i, {i, 0, 100000, 0.1}] > > On Mac OS X 10.5.6 > > Brian I confirm this on v.7: In[1]:= Sum[i, {i, 0, 100000, .1}] Out[1]= Sum[i, {i, 0, 100000, 0.1}] But in v. 5.2 it is OK: In[1]:= Sum[i,{i,0,100000,.1}] Out[1]= \!\(5.000005`*^10\)