Subject: Re: [office-formula] changes
Hi Andreas, On Sunday, 2008-12-21 16:26:11 -0700, Andreas J. Guelzow wrote: > > - GAMMA() domain contains negative values. > > The Gamma function is undefined for negative integers, so removing the > constraint that the argument should be non-negative requires a > specification what is supposed to be returned for negative integers! But the function is defined for rational negative numbers, if I now understood correctly. So we do need a definition that adds a constraint the argument should not be a negative integer. > Perhaps somebody could also explain to me what is the procedure to have > these changes made in the OpenFormula Draft. A hint by a mathematician that I slightly misunderstood.. sorry. Eike -- Automatic string conversions considered dangerous. They are the GOTO statements of spreadsheets. --Robert Weir on the OpenDocument formula subcommittee's list.