## maxima-bugs

 [Maxima-bugs] [ maxima-Bugs-1528607 ] limit(a^x, x, inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 From: SourceForge.net - 2006-07-28 21:54:56 ```Bugs item #1528607, was opened at 2006-07-25 20:19 Message generated for change (Settings changed) made by andrei_dubovik You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 Please note that this message will contain a full copy of the comment thread, including the initial issue submission, for this request, not just the latest update. Category: Lisp Core - Limit Group: None Status: Open Resolution: None Priority: 5 Submitted By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) >Summary: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 Initial Comment: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for x : abs(x) < 1. Consider the following session (there is also a screenshot for easy reading): (%i1) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o1)                                  0 (%i2) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o2)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf    x                                            3 (%i3) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o3)                                 und (%i4) declare(x,integer); (%o4)                                done (%i5) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o5)                                  0 (%i6) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o6)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf     x                                           ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Comment By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Date: 2006-07-25 20:20 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1560916 I meant in title, of course, for a : abs(a) < 1. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 ```
 [Maxima-bugs] [ maxima-Bugs-1528607 ] limit(a^x, x, inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 From: SourceForge.net - 2006-08-31 16:19:18 ```Bugs item #1528607, was opened at 2006-07-25 13:19 Message generated for change (Settings changed) made by andrei_dubovik You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 Please note that this message will contain a full copy of the comment thread, including the initial issue submission, for this request, not just the latest update. Category: Lisp Core - Limit Group: None Status: Open Resolution: None Priority: 5 Submitted By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) Summary: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 Initial Comment: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for x : abs(x) < 1. Consider the following session (there is also a screenshot for easy reading): (%i1) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o1)                                  0 (%i2) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o2)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf    x                                            3 (%i3) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o3)                                 und (%i4) declare(x,integer); (%o4)                                done (%i5) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o5)                                  0 (%i6) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o6)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf     x                                           ---------------------------------------------------------------------- >Comment By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Date: 2006-07-25 13:20 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1560916 I meant in title, of course, for a : abs(a) < 1. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 ```
 [Maxima-bugs] [ maxima-Bugs-1528607 ] limit(a^x, x, inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 From: SourceForge.net - 2006-08-31 19:15:16 ```Bugs item #1528607, was opened at 2006-07-25 13:19 Message generated for change (Settings changed) made by andrei_dubovik You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 Please note that this message will contain a full copy of the comment thread, including the initial issue submission, for this request, not just the latest update. Category: Lisp Core - Limit Group: None Status: Open Resolution: None Priority: 5 Submitted By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) Summary: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 Initial Comment: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for x : abs(x) < 1. Consider the following session (there is also a screenshot for easy reading): (%i1) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o1)                                  0 (%i2) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o2)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf    x                                            3 (%i3) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o3)                                 und (%i4) declare(x,integer); (%o4)                                done (%i5) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o5)                                  0 (%i6) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o6)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf     x                                           ---------------------------------------------------------------------- >Comment By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Date: 2006-07-25 13:20 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1560916 I meant in title, of course, for a : abs(a) < 1. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 ```
 [Maxima-bugs] [ maxima-Bugs-1528607 ] limit(a^x, x, inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 From: SourceForge.net - 2007-11-11 17:02:25 ```Bugs item #1528607, was opened at 2006-07-25 16:19 Message generated for change (Comment added) made by dgildea You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 Please note that this message will contain a full copy of the comment thread, including the initial issue submission, for this request, not just the latest update. Category: Lisp Core - Limit Group: None Status: Open Resolution: None Priority: 5 Private: No Submitted By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) Summary: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 Initial Comment: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for x : abs(x) < 1. Consider the following session (there is also a screenshot for easy reading): (%i1) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o1)                                  0 (%i2) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o2)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf    x                                            3 (%i3) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o3)                                 und (%i4) declare(x,integer); (%o4)                                done (%i5) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o5)                                  0 (%i6) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o6)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf     x                                           ---------------------------------------------------------------------- >Comment By: Dan Gildea (dgildea) Date: 2007-11-11 12:02 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1797506 Originator: NO Fixed in limit.lisp rev 1.46. (%i6) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o6) 0 (%i7) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf); (%o7) 0 (%i8) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o8) 0 (%i9) declare(x,integer); (%o9) done (%i10) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o10) 0 (%i11) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o11) 0 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Comment By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Date: 2006-07-25 16:20 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1560916 I meant in title, of course, for a : abs(a) < 1. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 ```
 [Maxima-bugs] [ maxima-Bugs-1528607 ] limit(a^x, x, inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 From: SourceForge.net - 2007-11-11 17:02:58 ```Bugs item #1528607, was opened at 2006-07-25 16:19 Message generated for change (Settings changed) made by dgildea You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 Please note that this message will contain a full copy of the comment thread, including the initial issue submission, for this request, not just the latest update. Category: Lisp Core - Limit Group: None >Status: Closed >Resolution: Fixed Priority: 5 Private: No Submitted By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody) Summary: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for a : abs(a) < 1 Initial Comment: limit(a^x,x,inf) can't solve for x : abs(x) < 1. Consider the following session (there is also a screenshot for easy reading): (%i1) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o1)                                  0 (%i2) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o2)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf    x                                            3 (%i3) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o3)                                 und (%i4) declare(x,integer); (%o4)                                done (%i5) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o5)                                  0 (%i6) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf);                                               x                                          (- 2) (%o6)                           limit    ------                                 x -> inf     x                                           ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Comment By: Dan Gildea (dgildea) Date: 2007-11-11 12:02 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1797506 Originator: NO Fixed in limit.lisp rev 1.46. (%i6) limit((-1/2)^x,x,inf); (%o6) 0 (%i7) limit((-2/3)^x,x,inf); (%o7) 0 (%i8) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o8) 0 (%i9) declare(x,integer); (%o9) done (%i10) limit((-1/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o10) 0 (%i11) limit((-2/%pi)^x,x,inf); (%o11) 0 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Comment By: andrei_dubovik (andrei_dubovik) Date: 2006-07-25 16:20 Message: Logged In: YES user_id=1560916 I meant in title, of course, for a : abs(a) < 1. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- You can respond by visiting: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=104933&aid=1528607&group_id=4933 ```