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Re: Attributes

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  • Subject: [mg6429] Re: [mg6420] Attributes
  • From: mabi at (Marlies Brinksma)
  • Date: Thu, 20 Mar 1997 00:52:27 -0500 (EST)
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Yesterday I wrote:

> When removing the attribute Orderless of the function Times 
> (ClearAttributes[Times, Orderless]), this attribute disappears (which is 
> its normal behaviour;-), but reappears(!) after a function-call of a funtion I
> defined. I checked this function thouroughly, but I cannot find any relation 
> to Times. 

I performed some tests and now I know that the feature I described is due to
the function TableForm. So probably this function has some kind of a side
effect related to Times? Does anyone know more about this?


Marlies Brinksma

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