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Resizing or moving Notebook window causes Manipulate to update its argument

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.3.0 Check this example: Manipulate[Grid[{{RandomReal[10]}, {Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2 Pi}]}}], {a, 1, 3}] As you can see, ...
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1answer
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Problem with DiscretizeRegion

Bug fixed in 10.1.0 ...
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2answers
409 views

Messages leak out from Block

Bug introduced in 8.0 or earlier and fixed in 10.1 When assigning message to a symbol localized by Block, I would expect that this message is not accessible ...
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2answers
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Testing Notebook severe slowdown with newlines

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.1.0 I am having a severe slowdown problem with Mathematica 10 new Testing Notebook feature (File -> New -> Testing Notebook). Please try this simple test: ...
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1answer
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OutputResponse in V9 vs V10

Bug introduced in 10.0.1 and persisting through 10.2 or later I have same code that works in version 9.0.1, but not in version 10.0.1.0 (according to @Sektor, it works in 10.0.0.0, too). ...
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Possible bug: Quantity[2,“meters”] returns 2 None meters

Bug introduced in version 10 or earlier and fixed in version 10.0.2 I'm using 10.0 for Linux. Trial 1: Quantity[2,"meters"] 2 None meters Trial 2: ...
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Bug? Kernel Crash on SparseArray access [duplicate]

Bug introduced in 5.2 and fixed in 10.1.0 The following simple code s = SparseArray[{}, {10, 10}] s[[1, {1, 2, 3, 1, 1}]] = {a, b, c, d, e} on my machine (...
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1answer
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Why doesn't my expression evaluate at the subkernel?

Consider this code: ...
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1answer
246 views

Extra spaces when exporting strings into pdf (bug, linux)

Rationale: Imagine you would like to create a publication quality figure in Mathematica, from under Linux. Naturally, it will contain text/labels. Problem: Here is a simple string ...
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1answer
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Strange appearance artefact in ActionMenu

I've noticed a strange thing with ActionMenu which can also be seen in the documentation for V9 and V10 on OS X. It seems that when an ...
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2answers
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ReadLine[file] after reopening a closed stream doesn't read at the beginning of file?

Take a text file from your system: file = OpenRead["path/to/your/file"] ReadLine[file] Close[file] Here ReadLine[file] ...
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2answers
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Adding assumptions changes the result of Integrate

When I try to calculate the following integral: ...
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2answers
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DeleteMissing issues [duplicate]

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.1.0. Has anyone had problems with the DeleteMissing function in Mathematica 10.0.2? I find that it rarely works. Most of ...
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1answer
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Background of PlotMarkers [duplicate]

I use the StandardReport style sheet in my notebooks, but I would like to export plots without any backgrounds. Apparently, there isn't a global option to change the background on a plot, so I change ...
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1answer
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Incorrect use of Scaled causes crash

Bug introduced in 8.0 and fixed in 10.1.0 While playing with Scaled, I made a syntax error which caused a crash instead of an error message ... Do you get the ...
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1answer
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GeoGraphics: problem with GeoPosition in shifted projections

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and persisting through 10.4.1 A remark about the answer: My work around is only nice for simple cases with points. More general should include proper polygons splitting on ...
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1answer
71 views

LineScaledCoordinate problem for exact coordinates

Edit: Confirmed bug. CASE:2326540. Still the case in V 10.4. Solution: Wait and use N meanwhile. I've faced this problem ...
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1answer
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Definitions are not distributed to parallel kernels

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.0.2. I have a small package with utilities, which looks like that: ...
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1answer
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Unexpected pattern matching behaviour: PatternSequence vs. Optional

fixed in 10.1 (windows) Consider the following pattern-matching expressions: ...
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1answer
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What is “MouseDragged”?

Bug introduced in V10.1 or earlier and persisting through V10.4 Print is triggered just by pressing the mouse button. ...
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1answer
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Long running ToElementMesh with very “large” domains

This is fixed in version 10.3. I'm trying to solve a system of PDE over a large domain. This doesn't means I need to have a huge amount of mesh points and mesh elements to discretize the domain. ...
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1answer
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Extraneous reaped data with NDSolve and WhenEvent

Bug introduced in 9.0 or earlier and fixed in 10.1 In exploring What is the range of values $x$ for which $f(x)$ is higher than $k$ over a given domain?, I came across the following strange ...
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2answers
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KeyMap on a flat Dataset (i.e. Dataset@Association)

How can I go from Dataset[<|"A" -> 1, "B" -> 2, "C" -> 3|>] to ...
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3answers
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Custom Grid Lines for ProbabilityScalePlot

I'm plotting up some data using a ProbabilityScalePlot in Mathematica 8. It currently looks like so: Code: ...
6
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1answer
249 views

Incorrect evaluation of integral involving a DiracDelta, whose argument has infinitely many zeros

Let's say $X>0$ is a random variable with probability density $p_X(x)={\rm e}^{-x}$. Define the random variable $Y=\sin(X)$. From the transformation theorem for probabilities we know that its ...
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1answer
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Excessive memory use by Mathematica kernel in 10.0.2 after executing simple commands

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.1 Warning: the code below may hang your system if you have the Suggestions Bar enabled in Mathematica < 10.1. When issuing the following simple ...
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One less arrow vector than asked for

Bug introduced in v10 and persisting through 10.4 or later Consider the following code: ...
2
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1answer
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How can I make a map of Sierra Leone at the district level?

Hi I am trying to make a map of Sierra Leone and am running into trouble. SL has 4 provinces: Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western, which are diced up into 14 districts as shown here: http://en....
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1answer
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Instant kernel crash when using `+=` on `SparseArray` with repeated entries

Bug introduced in 5.2 and fixed in 10.1.0 Not sure if this is known behavior or not, but the following two lines produce an instant kernel crash (I'm using Mathematica 10.0.1 Windows 64-bit): <...
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3answers
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Bug in complicated Limit

The code Limit[Log[2 - Sin[x]*Cos[x]], x -> Infinity] outputs Interval[{0, Log[3]}] in Mathematica 10.0.2.0 . It should ...
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Kernel sometimes quit after second evaluation of ListVectorPlot

But introduced in 10.0.0 and persisting through 10.3.1 In Mathematica 10.01 Linux x386 execution of the expression ...
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2answers
181 views

BUG: Problems generating FEM ElementMesh in 1-D

fixed in 10.1 (windows) I'm trying to build an ElementMesh for a simple 1-D problem. First, I build the boundary ElementMesh...
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1answer
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Why is this evaluation halved when adding units?

Why does this strange behavior occur when dealing with units and quantities? ...
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Syntax error in debug mode

Bug introduced in 8.0 and persisting through 10.3.0 It appears that in debug mode, the \[Piecewise] symbol and its associated grid give a syntax error. For a ...
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1answer
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Evaluate specific cells in Mathematica

I have a very simple problem with Mathematica that I couldn't find an easy answer to. I have long notebook with a lot of cells and want to evaluate a specific cells inline from another cell. So far I ...
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1answer
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Efficient method of raising matrix to a variable power?

I have a $2 \times 2$ matrix $A$, where each element is a 12th order polynomial in a parameter $a$. I need to raise this matrix $A$ to the $-t/T$ power, where $T$ is a known scalar (for this instance,...
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2answers
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After definite integration the result is still integration variable dependent!

This integral $\int _{-\infty }^{\infty }\int _{-\infty }^{\infty }\int _{-\infty }^{\infty }\frac{\exp \left(\frac{2}{x^2+y^2+z^2+1}-2\right)}{\left(x^2+y^2+z^2+1\right)^4}dzdydx$ or ...
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1answer
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LogLogPlot plugs in zero

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.0.2 In testing the answers to Plot result of non analytical-integral in V10.0.1, I came across this behavior of LogLogPlot....
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2answers
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SystemException[“MemoryAllocationFailure”, …] with NMaximize

I have a complicated analytical expression that needs to be maximized with respect to a parameter t: ...
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5answers
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Gap in a continuous plot

Why do I get a gap in the plot below and how can I fix it? (If you are interested in it, you can see a new related question: How to plot an implicit value funtion, which is also a little chanlenging) ...
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1answer
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10.0.2 breaks a recursive “trie” query

The 10.0.2 Dataset type system complication breaks a recursive trie constructor that worked in 0.1: ...
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Generating 250 random points crashes the kernel, but not 249

Fixed in 10.1.0. Consider the following function, which generates uniformly random points on the surface of the 2-sphere: ...
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0answers
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Font rendering difference between .jpg & .pdf [duplicate]

I have some planar graphics involving lines and text, produced by Line[] and Text[], accepting the default font on the latter. ...
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0answers
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Bug in ExportString with Associations as ExpressionML?

Bug present in 10.0.2 or earlier, and persisting through 10.3 If I try to export this toy code as ExpressionML or just XML: <...
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4answers
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Definite integral incorrectly giving a nonreal value

fixed in 10.1 (windows and Mac OS X) In Mathematica 10.0, when I enter N[Integrate[Sqrt[1+x^3],{x,-1,3}]] I get a nonreal value (i.e., the imaginary part is ...
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1answer
329 views

Bug in plotting function using FindMinimum?

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.3 or later While working on an answer to RegionPlot from NDSolve, I came across this strange behavior of ...
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Error message with RegionPlot after SetOptions

I get an error message with SetOptions[RegionPlot, ImageSize -> Medium]; RegionPlot[u v (1 - v) >= 10, {v, 0, 1}, {u, 0, 100}] that says ...
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2answers
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10.0.2 another Dataset type system (inference?) warning

Bug introduced in 10.0.2 The warning below seems unrelated to these issues: Did 10.0.2 break some forms for named slots? and 10.0.2 mapping Association to Dataset warning. First noticed w/ ...
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SmoothHistogram inside Show doesn't respect plot range clipping?

You can try this for yourself. Run the following code a couple of times: ...
9
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1answer
238 views

Suspected bug in Integrate

Bug introduced in 9.0.1 or earlier and fixed in 10.1.0 In version 10.0: ...