Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #10111


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10/09/10 23:34:30 (11 years ago)
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drkirkby
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  • Ticket #10111 – Description

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    1 The {{{random_prime}}} function in Sage can take one, two or three arguments. But the only examples of using this function use only one argument.
     1The {{{random_prime()}}} function in Sage can take one, two or three arguments. But all the examples shown in the documentation or {{{random_prime}}} use only one argument. The more complex cases are not documented and not tested.
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     3See also
     4http://groups.google.com/group/sage-devel/browse_thread/thread/6e8d6f28c915830d?hl=en
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     6These are the examples given.
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    38{{{
     
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    10 Although some with good Python knowledge may argue the behaviour with 2 or 3 arguments is documented properly, I personally think it could be clearer.
     15Although some with good Python knowledge may argue the behavior with 2 or 3 arguments is documented properly, I personally think it could be clearer.
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    1217For example, I'm told:
     
    2328It would be good with someone with decent Python knowledge to write some examples of using this function with 2 or 3 arguments.
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     30See also #10112, where it is shown that the function hangs for certain erroneous inputs.