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Re: re-writing algorithms in Guile

From: tomas
Subject: Re: re-writing algorithms in Guile
Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:29:12 +0200
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On Tue, Jun 29, 2021 at 06:48:56PM -0500, Tim Meehan wrote:
> Thanks all for the input - I think I have a better understanding of
> derivative work. I think that I'll look for a paper on the algorithm and
> work from there.
> For the curious, the "hypothetical" code in question was from here
> <>

Yes, Brent-Dekker is well known. There are good descriptions all
around. Actually, Wikipedia's [0] is pretty well written and
accessible. It has also hints on the improvements usual nowadays.

Actually, AFAICS, GSL (the GNU scientific library) [1] implements
its one-dimensional root finding [2] based on Brent-Dekker.



 - t

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