[Maxima] fpprec and output precision
robert.dodier at gmail.com
Tue Jul 25 14:40:12 CDT 2006
On 7/25/06, Peter Gustafson <petegus at spaceshipone.engin.umich.edu> wrote:
> I have a follow up question... can I simply replace the old mactex.lisp
> (on my machine /usr/share/maxima/5.9.3/src/mactex.lisp) with the updated
> version? Or must I recompile.
Should be enough to just download commac.lisp and mactex.lisp
(changes were made to both of these files) to /usr/share/maxima/5.9.3/src/
and then load(mactex); load(commac); should find them.
Updated files are not detected automatically -- you need to issue load
explicitly. You don't need to recompile, I'm pretty sure, although I don't
know if it is universally guaranteed that interpreted = compiled.
Maybe someone else wants to weigh in on this one.
The log message for r1.43 mactex.lisp
has some more info and some examples you might want to try.
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