[LEAPSECS] Terminology question

Christopher Hoover ch at murgatroid.com
Thu Mar 11 00:07:05 EST 2010

On 3/10/2010 2:01 PM, Michael Deckers wrote:

> "piecewise linear" is not "linear" -- it is a mathematical way

> to say "faux linear"

Not even.

A piecewise function is a function that is defined on a sequence of

A piecewise linear function is a piecewise function whose pieces are

Nothing more; nothing less.

E.g., a triangle or square wave can be defined as a PLF.


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