Web lists-archives.com

Re: [Mingw-users] msvcrt printf bug

On 2/5/2017 10:29 AM, Emanuel Falkenauer wrote:
> Hi KHMan,
> [snip]
> Lo and behold: contrary to popular belief of some "folks", not all
> mathematicians are loonies who have no idea how real world (e.g.
> computers) work.  ;-)

Détente please.

So: Some developers want to utilize exact decimal representations 
of IEEE singles or doubles in some way.

I just find it rather strange, we've all muddled along for say 50 
years with floating point stuff with few issues and then this.

Well okay, I'll just leave you 
professionals/developers/guys/people(*) at that.

(*) Pick one.

Kein-Hong Man (esq.)
Selangor, Malaysia

Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most
engaging tech sites, SlashDot.org! http://sdm.link/slashdot
MinGW-users mailing list

This list observes the Etiquette found at 
We ask that you be polite and do the same.  Disregard for the list etiquette may cause your account to be moderated.

You may change your MinGW Account Options or unsubscribe at:
Also: mailto:mingw-users-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe