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Topic: Mystifying Scoping of Piecewise Variable?
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Albert Retey

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Re: Mystifying Scoping of Piecewise Variable?
Posted: Feb 3, 2011 5:28 AM
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Hi,

> Perhaps I'm tired, but this is weird:
>
> Clear[myFunc]
>
> myFunc[y_] = Piecewise[{{x^2, x < 0}, {x, x >= 0}}]
> (Same behavior below for either Set(=) or SetDelayed(:=) )
>


It is just that you use y on the LHS but x on the RHS...
Oh yes, I guess you were tired :-)...

hth,

albert




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