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Symbol Contexts: What They Are and How To Use Them

John M. Novak
Organization: GX Technology Corporation

2001 Mathematica Developer Conference
Conference location

Champaign, IL

All Mathematica symbols exist in name-spaces called contexts. There are a number of subtleties in understanding and managing contexts that any Mathematica programmer needs to be aware of. This talk describes the notion of contexts, the tools to manage them, and some of the “gotcha’s” involved in their use.

*Wolfram Technology > Programming > Packages and Contexts
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