Date: Jul 14, 2013 2:21 PM
Author: daly@axiom-developer.org
Subject: Re: DLMF not machine readable?  (was .. An independent integration<br> test suite)

On Sunday, July 14, 2013 11:44:38 AM UTC-4, Richard Fateman wrote:
> On 7/14/2013 2:46 AM, daly@axiom-developer.org wrote:
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> . That's why I'd like to see the
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> > DLMF completely machine-readable.
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> > Tim
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> The DLMF offers (click on the "i" on the right side) each
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> formula in TeX and png and pMML. The last of these looks like
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> XML.
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> If having the DLMF delivered piecemeal to your browser is not
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> machine-readable enough for your application, maybe you can ask
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> the people at NIST for some kind of data dump.
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> In some respects the DLMF is a disappointment because it fails
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> to make the connection to computer algebra systems (or even
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> computer numeric systems -- there are no programs at all).
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> In other respects it is a plus. The old A&S was firmly rooted
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> in the "printed tables of logarithms" era -- 1940s. The
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> DLMF has moved the technology to perhaps the mid 1980s with
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> a dusting of newer web-display tech.


Richard,

This is news to me. I looked at the DLMF site and could only find
pages which reference other publications. Can you give me a link
to a page that contains the equations for an integration problem?

Tim