bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #53335, mat2cell help text


bug #53335: mat2cell help text

Submitted by:  Muhali <muhali>
Submitted on:  Tue 13 Mar 2018 09:02:36 AM UTC  
Category: DocumentationSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Documentation
Status: NoneAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: 4.2.1Operating System: GNU/Linux

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Tue 13 Mar 2018 04:42:54 PM UTC, comment #1:

I think it's referring to the "i" in the first paragraph,

> if A is multi-dimensional and the number of dimensional
> arguments is equal to the dimensions of A, then it is
> required that 'sum (DI) == size (A, i)'

where each "i" is a dimension of A. But I don't really understand this function.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
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Tue 13 Mar 2018 09:02:36 AM UTC, original submission:

The mat2cell help text has

Given a single dimensional argument R, the other dimensional arguments are assumed to equal 'size (A,I)'.

This is both inconsistent and incomprehensible.

Muhali <muhali>


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