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Changes in v2.04  leto
Sat Feb 23 20:59:08 EST 2008

* fixed pod errors
* $a>length does row+col vectors now
* converted all tests except ext1.t to Test::More and added some overall Kwalitee
* fixed error with doing $string = $matrix . "\nStuff\n";
* new funcion new_tridiag
* $matrix>min and $matrix>max now return the min/max element of a matrix
* new function new_random added which looks like (with default options shown )
# returns $n x $m matrix of real numbers between 0 and 10
new_random($n,$m, { symmetric => 0, tridiag => 0, bounded_by => [0,10], integer => 0 )
new_random($n, %options ) # returns a square matrix
This have proven to be pretty useful in the unit tests of Math::MatrixReal so I figured
others may want an easy way to generate a random matrix of your own flavor
* t/rand.t created
* t/tridiag.t created
* t/stringify.t created
* t/minimax.t created
* t/positive.t created
* t/gsm.t created
* t/similar.t created
Changes in v2.03  leto
Sun Jan 27 13:19:55 EST 2008

* now using Module::Build, so Math::MatrixReal should in theory be able to
compile on systems without make, please test and let me know!
* new concatenation operator ".", i.e $c = $a . $b concatenates two
matrices sidebyside
* t/concat.t created
* new function assign_row
* beginning of a test suite overhaul (converting to Test::More )
Changes in v2.02  leto
Sat Jun 09 12:29:08 EDT 2007

* Fixed the overloading for the division operator which did not recognize $a/2, reported
by Daniel Brooks
* Added support for matrix division notation, so that $a/$b = $a*$b**(1) when $a and $b are square matrices
* t/div.t created
Changes in v2.01  msouth
Fri Aug 19 23:40:24 EDT 2005

* Changed versioning format to leading zero after the
dot to make more minor versions possible this time
* Integration of Math::MatrixReal::Ext1 0.07
* merged new_from_cols and new_from_rows into one private
function which is called by wrappers with the old
names
* added tests to exercise all of the known failure modes
in new_from_{rows,cols} calls
* Fixes for POD
* added a much needed =over 4 to the start of the POD
* removed tabs
* reformatted indentation of the all of the code to 4 space
indent (from a mixture of tabs, 8 space, 4 space, and 2 space)
Changes in v1.9  leto
Wed May 15 03:19:34 EST 2002

* as_yacas() function added
* t/yacas.t created
* Fixed issue with infinity norm and Irix, thanks to
Allen Smith and the CPAN testers
Changes in v1.8  leto
Sat Mar 23 00:13:48 EST 2002

* as_matlab() function added
* as_scilab() function added
* t/matlab.t created
* is_row_vector() function added
* is_col_vector() function added
* t/isrowcol.t created
* norm_p() function added
* norm_frobenius () function added
* t/vecnorm.t created
Changes in v1.7  leto
Fri Mar 15 13:09:49 EST 2002

* each() and each_diag() are now onebased for consistency
* removed _trace() comments
* as_latex() function created
* t/latex.t created
* t/bool.t created
* t/periodic.t created
* t/rank.t created
* new_from_string() shouldn't care about the case of the scientific E
notation (pointed out by Jim Bowery )
* t/scinotation.t created
* is_idempotent() function added
* is_periodic() function added
* rank_LR() function added
* make is_orthogonal return 0 instead of croak when matrix
is not quadratic
Changes in v1.6  leto
Sat Feb 16 09:46:51 EST 2002

* is_skew_symmetric() function added
* fixed logic error is sym_eigenvalues ( didn't notice if not square! )
* spectral_radius() function added
* is_binary() function added
* is_LR() function added
* t/spectral.t created
* t/binary.t created
* t/is_LR.t created
* t/gramian.t created
* is_skew_symmetric() tests added to t/symmetric.t
* is_gramian() function added
Changes in v1.5  leto
Sat Jan 12 04:20:48 EST 2002

* t/inverse.t test 6 was numerically instable, commented out
I ran it 10000 times and got values from 1e2 to 1e16,
this caused the test to randomly fail, because it checked
that the value was less than 1e10
I did not notice this problem because my default perl install
has USE_LONG_DOUBLE
* changed epsilon to be 1e8 in funcs.pl ( was 1e10)
Changes in v1.4  leto
Jan 10 2002

* Steffen Beyer gave maintainership to Jonathan Leto
* exponent() function added
* trace() function added
* "**" and "**=" overloaded to exponent()
* $matrix ** 1 is now a quick way to compute the inverse, if it exists
* new_from_rows and new_from_cols integrated from Math::MatrixReal::Ext1
* is_diagonal() function added
* is_tridiagonal() function added
* each() function added
* each_diag() function added
* put functions used by all the test scripts into funcs.pl instead
of all of them having copy+paste code
* t/inverse.t created
* t/diag.t created
* t/exponent.t created
* t/trace.t created
* t/ext1.t created
* some documentation spelling errors corrected
* perl operators exp(),sin(),cos() overloaded
only works with diagonal matrices for now
* new_diag() function added
* is_upper_triangular() function added
* is_lower_triangular() function added
* t/triang.t created
* t/det.t created
* inverse() function added
* det() function added
should be much faster for diagonal and triangular matrices
* tri_diagonalize() tri_eigenvalues() and now do real tridiag check, as per TODO
* t/minor.t created
* t/cofactor.t created
* t/adjoint.t created
* t/quadratic.t created
* norm_sum() function added
* t/norm.t created
* check if $rows and $cols are integers in new()
* t/condition.t created
* t/product.t created
* eigenvalues() function added
* t/eigen_NxN.t  added test for eigenvalues()
* swap_row() function added
* swap_col() function added
* t/swap.t created
* t/orthogonal.t created
* is_orthogonal() function added

