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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi bobbym,

Okay, I haven't heard of the term "bleeding memory" before, so I asked.

Here, I'm not sure whether it's a bug or not. Can it be the OS which is not releasing, on the assumption that data may be required again?

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi gAr;

That too, all operating systems are betas at best. They have bugs too.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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Hi gAr,

Thanks for the link! I noticed the Buddha's quote in your signature.

Have you seen the Buddhabrot? It's amazing!

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi bobbym,

Okay.

Hi benice,

You're welcome!

Yeah, I saw that too, nice one!

Have you seen the example here, using numpy and matplotlib : http://mentat.za.net/numpy/intro/intro.html

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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gAr wrote:

Have you seen the example here, using numpy and matplotlib : http://mentat.za.net/numpy/intro/intro.html

Thanks again for the link, gAr! I've bookmarked that page.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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You're welcome!

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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**TheGimp****Member**- Registered: 2011-10-19
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I've often wondered it fractals would be useful for plotting stability of feedback systems.

Hopefully I'll re-learn enough in the near future to try to see.

I think I still have an old fractal program around that I used to run on a PC clone. I would start the program before bed and check it in the morning!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

I think I still have an old fractal program around that I used to run on a PC clone. I would start the program before bed and check it in the morning!

I remember those programs and those machines. Things sure have changed!

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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I used it too. Thought I found something better but do not remember where.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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