[GiNaC-list] arithmetic error on concat two expressions

Stephen Montgomery-Smith stephen at missouri.edu
Sat Aug 7 19:57:15 CEST 2010

Kraus Philipp wrote:
> Thanks, I see it, but if I create a derivatrion "diff" the sign is
> important:
> If I run formula.diff(a, 1):
> [0.5*(t-ax^3)^2]' => -(t-a*x^3)*x^3
> [0.5*(ax^3-t)^2]' => (a*x^3-t)*x^3

Those two formulae are mathematically equivalent.  -(u-v)=(v-u).

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