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Is there an issue tracker for already reported Mathematica bugs?

Since I'm working at least 50% on Linux which is probably the operating system which gets not so much attention from Wolfram, I find new bugs regularly. What bothers me the most is, that tracking a ...
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Making code version aware

Mathics, a free Mathematica-compatible project has been recently launched. It provides a subset of the functions and capabilities of Mathematica at a slower pace. This opens us the tantalizing ...
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How do I change the way Mathematica pronounces English words (e.g. “futile” is not pronounced correctly)?

I am absolutely desperate. I cannot get my Borg to pronounce "futile" correctly. Speak["Resistance is futile."] Leo pronounces "futile" as expected and there is ...
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Mathematica: Extract the piece that contains x=0 from within a piecewise function

In mathematica, I have a piecewise function similar to: Piecewise[{ {x^2 + 2*x - 4, 0 <= x <= 1/4}, {0, true} }] I don't ...
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rule transformations for compositions of tensor products

The tensor product satisfies far commutativity: $(f \circ g) \otimes (h \circ k) =(f \otimes h) \circ (g \otimes k)$. I have some replacement rules I'd like to apply to an expression containing ...
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How do I interrupt (abort) a computation in Mathematica?

Sometimes I (inadvertently or naively) write a code that would take Mathematica a long time to compute on my laptop or any computer for that matter. For example: Table[Length[Select[Permutations[n], ...
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Determination of Ricci tensor and Scalar curvature from vielbeins [duplicate]

Consider the following metric: $ds^2=h(r)\bigg(dr^2+r^2\big(d\theta^2+\sin^2\theta ~d\phi^2+(d\psi+\cos\theta ~d\phi)^2\big)\bigg)$ We can try to compute the Ricci scalar of this metric by using ...
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What is the Missing code in this Wolfram Blog article?

Here's a very cool Wolfram Blog Article with incomplete code, that can apply the Droste Effect to an image is various interesting ways. Copying this code, in the journal doesn't provide a working ...
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Confused by behavior of ListLogPlot in Mathematica 10

I have a notebook I originally created in Mathematica 8, where the following (simplified) code worked fine. ...
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Mathematica plotting help (plotting a complex fourier series). [duplicate]

How would I plot the following in Mathematica? $ \displaystyle\sum_{n=2}^{10} \bigg(\dfrac {4ine^{inx}(-1)^n}{(n^2 - 1)^2} - \dfrac{4in e^{-inx}(-1)^n}{(n^2 - 1)^2} \bigg) $ Thanks.
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TimeConstrained[] not taking full amount of time

I am using Mathematica to evaluate an integral within a given time constraint. Note that I have read in values of 'BigList' or BL from a file. If the file has a ...
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cteq5 mathematica [closed]

Trying to compute the total cross-section for gg -> ttbar via cteq5 with Mathematica. So I know to use set 3, parton 0, but for q, do I use 7TeV for both pdf's, which would correspond to a total cms ...
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Subscripts and Simple Forumlas giving unexpected answer [duplicate]

I trying to do a tensor problem but for simplification I'll only ask for assistance with one simple part. I set my variables using subscripts like so.. $Subscript[y, 1] = - .23556;$ But when I try ...
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Combine two functions in mathematica to get one image with two elements

I am trying combine this two functions into one piece in grid. ...
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Density matrix - Mathematica [duplicate]

I would to write a density matrix "matr" related to a quantum system in a mixed state. "Ham" is the Hamiltonian of N-spin system. The code I wrote is: ...
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Differential equation [duplicate]

Why mathematica not solve this equation: In: DSolve[{z''[t]==(z'[t])^2+(z[t])^2-Sin[t]-1, z[0]=0,z[Pi/2]=1},z[t],t] Out: DSolve[{z''[t]==(z'[t])^2+(z[t])^2-Sin[t]-1, z[0]=0,z[Pi/2]=1},z[t],t] ...
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Is there a way to add arrows along a parametric curve inside a manipulate function (Mathematica)? [duplicate]

I cannot find a way to add arrows along a parametric curve that I used NDSolve to get. I have written everything inside Manipulate. ...
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Mathematica: How to apply a function to a list of tuples [duplicate]

trialList = {{0, 24.701}, {1, 24.69}, {2, 24.733}}; f[x_] = x + 1 I would like to apply the function f(x) to only the second element of each tuple. How is this ...