#6481 closed defect (duplicate)
g.subs({x:1,y:2}) should walk through x,y sorted
Reported by: | malb | Owned by: | malb |
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Priority: | major | Milestone: | sage-duplicate/invalid/wontfix |
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Description
reported by Kwankyu on [sage-support]:
I mean the substitution y:x*y is applied first in the following sage: R.<x,y>=QQ[] sage: g=x+y sage: g.subs({x:x+1,y:x*y}) x*y + x + y + 1 where I think applying x:x+1 first seems intuitive if order ever should be significant.
Change History (4)
comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by
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- Milestone changed from sage-4.1 to sage-4.1.1
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- Resolution set to duplicate
- Status changed from new to closed
Dupe of #6482
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- Milestone changed from sage-4.1.2 to sage-duplicate/invalid/wontfix
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For the record, I think the entire design of subs for multivariate polynomial rings is wrong. I've thus opened #6482 and explained my reasoning for this.
Note that in any case, if the current subs behavior is super fast or useful to people (is it?) then we can keep it as a nondefault option, in which case this ticket #6481 also makes sense to keep, since at least we should do the order of substitution in an easy-to-understand way.