From: <noreply@so...>  20020812 16:39:09

Bugs item #589970, was opened at 20020802 00:53 You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=589970&group_id=4933 Category: None Group: None >Status: Closed >Resolution: Fixed Priority: 5 Submitted By: Stavros Macrakis (macrakis) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) Summary: Solve of quadratic gives error Initial Comment: eq: (4*k^24)*y^2 + (44*k^2)*y + 6*k^21 solve(eq,y) gives Quotient by a polynomial of higher degree  Comment By: Barton Willis (willisb) Date: 20020802 10:10 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=570592 This bug has been fixed. Download solve.lisp from http://cvs.sourceforge.net/cgibin/viewcvs.cgi/maxima/maxima/src/ and either rebuild maxima using this version of solve.lisp or load this version of solve.lisp from a maxima prompt. After that, Maxima should be able to solve your equation. Barton  You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=589970&group_id=4933 