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Re: Long list problem

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  • Subject: [mg39290] Re: Long list problem
  • From: Steve Gray <stevebg at>
  • Date: Sun, 9 Feb 2003 04:51:06 -0500 (EST)
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On Fri, 7 Feb 2003 07:56:45 +0000 (UTC), Manuel Marques-Pita
<m.marques-pita at> wrote:

>I have a notebook generating very long random lists as output. I am 
>copying one of these long list into a new notebook and when evaluating 
>the cell in which I do
>list = { 2,1,1,1,2, ... 19 thousand numbers ... 2,2,1,2,2}
>it does nothing (even though I did not add the ";" intentionally to see 
>the evaluation results. When I try to Print[list] I get 
>output := list
>??? Any ideas? Please help,

	This may not help, but I just tried

 Table[1+Random[Integer], {q, 1, 19000}]

which returns successfully in less than one second, including printing
(1 Ghz Windows system). You might try this and things like it until
something breaks.

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