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- Subject: [mg117110] Re: Gotcha?
- From: AES <siegman at stanford.edu>
- Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 06:07:43 -0500 (EST)
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In article <il7q71$dqq$1 at smc.vnet.net>, Armand Tamzarian <mike.honeychurch at gmail.com> wrote: > I think someone was starting "gotcha" threads a few months ago. I > installed 8.0.1 today and have found that Histograms with log scale x- > axis are broken. Worked fine until I installed this new version today. > Even the usage example in the documentation is broken -- which makes > you wonder who checks these things before a release. I used to post occasional notes on Mathematica "gotchas" and even started building a collection of them on my HD -- given up on that, better things to do. Then someone else started posting descriptions of similar encounters that he referred to as the "Daily Mathematica WTF!"; but haven't seen any of those lately. Looks like, whichever you'd like to call them, they still exist . . .