How can I derive the Christoffel symbol from the vanishing of the covariant derivative of the metric tensor? can somebody write the calculation, I read that I have to do some permutation and resumming but I don't get the result! Thank you!(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Derivation of the Christoffel symbol

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