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    Re: Still on LOP's
    From: Rodney Myrvaagnes
    Date: 2002 Apr 22, 12:20 -0500

    On Sat, 20 Apr 2002 21:36:16 US/PACIFIC, Chuck Taylor wrote:
    >I propose that a computer simulation might help settle this argument as to the
    >probablity that one's actually position lies within the "cocked hat".  I am
    >hoping that someone has the time and inclination to carry out the simulation.
    >The simulation would proceed as follows:
    I applaud this proposal. I hope that if anyone does it he will post the
    equations (or spreadsheet) in a general form so listers can run it with
    thrir own choice of sigma, number of runs, etc.
    If the equations are written in a sufficiently general form, users can
    observe the effect of additional LOPs on the half-width of the
    resulting distribution, as well as the effect of crossing angles, etc.
    Rodney Myrvaagnes                                                        J36 Gjo/a
    "Nuke the gay whales for Jesus" -- anon T-shirt

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