[Maxima] Wiki article about maxima's treatment of arrays and functions?
Michel Van den Bergh
michel.vandenbergh at uhasselt.be
Mon Jan 15 07:51:53 CST 2007
> - a simple macro with_gensyms() to evaluate some body after binding
> some symbols to gensyms; these gensyms had names derived from the
> original symbols (important for readability) and recorded the
> original symbol recorded as a property
> - and function degensymify() that takes an expression and replaces all
> gensyms by interned Maxima symbols (with names obtained from the
> symbol originally given to with_gensyms()), optionally wrapping the
> whole thing in a with_gensyms() form. The result is safe for
> writing to a file, as far as I can tell.
This is a little bit of I am proposing in my wiki article
I would like to build it into maxima however. I am not sure it will
work. Maybe I am overlooking something obvious. I need to find
some time to hack up a prototype.
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