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On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 1:37 PM, Everett L Williams II
<> wrote:
> The wiki entry also says that division by zero is only
> undefined when zero is divided by zero, and that is also false. Division by
> zero is always undefined and does not equal infinity.

batrick@neverwinter:~$ lua
Lua 5.1.4  Copyright (C) 1994-2008, PUC-Rio
> = 1/0
> = -1/0
> = 0/0
> = -0/0

The wiki is correct.

> As the divisor
> approaches zero, the result approaches infinity, but the function is
> discontinuous.

Stop spreading lies. All polynomial functions are continuous.

> Some idiot has been playing with the wiki entries.

Good thing you haven't tampered with it.

- Patrick Donnelly