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Is Sage any good?

  1. Jul 22, 2010 #1
    I have no backbround in programming or science/mathematics software, but time and desire to learn...

    is learning
    Phyton and Sage a good idea?

    Advice appreciated!
     
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  3. Jul 22, 2010 #2

    Mark44

    Staff: Mentor

    Do you mean Python? Haven't heard of Sage.
     
  4. Jul 22, 2010 #3
    Sage is a open source alternative to matheamtica etc.

    http://www.sagemath.org/

    Early today (well yesterday ... in GMT+1) I read th blog of the guy that is the main developer behind it, can't find it now though
     
  5. Jul 27, 2010 #4
    Learning Python and SAGE is a very good way of "STARTING". For more complicated business you will need more but Python and SAGE are pretty cool stuff to start with.
     
  6. Jul 27, 2010 #5
    Oh thanks for your reply!
     
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