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## Re: e and pi

**From**: |
David Kastrup |

**Subject**: |
Re: e and pi |

**Date**: |
Sat, 18 Sep 2010 19:52:57 +0200 |

**User-agent**: |
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux) |

address@hidden writes:
>* On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 09:14:57AM -0700, Drew Adams wrote:*
>
>* [...]*
>
>*> `float-e' is a longer name, but it is silly - this is not about whether the*
>*> value is a float. The name should say what the constant means/is - *
>*> `math-e' or*
>*> whatever [...]*
>
>* +1 for math-e*
>
>* Those are constants in some hypothetical "math" package.*
calc is not hypothetical. It already occupies the math- prefix.
math-e-cache is a variable defined in `calc-ext.el'.
Its value is
(float
(bigpos 9045 2845 2818 2718)
-15)
math-e is a compiled Lisp function in `calc-ext.el'.
(math-e)
Not documented.
[back]
>* (Besides, float-e reminds me fatally of Hungarian notation, but of*
>* course not everyone has to share my allergies :)*
>
>* Regards*
>* -- tomás*
--
David Kastrup

**Re: e and pi**, *(continued)*
**Re: e and pi**, *Chong Yidong*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Uday S Reddy*, `2010/09/18`
**RE: e and pi**, *Drew Adams*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Juanma Barranquero*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**, *Juanma Barranquero*, `2010/09/19`
**RE: e and pi**, *Drew Adams*, `2010/09/17`
**Re: e and pi**, *tomas*, `2010/09/18`
**Re: e and pi**,
*David Kastrup* **<=**
**Re: e and pi**, *tomas*, `2010/09/19`
**Re: e and pi**, *Uday S Reddy*, `2010/09/17`

**Re: e and pi**, *Sam Steingold*, `2010/09/17`
**Re: e and pi**, *MON KEY*, `2010/09/17`
**re: e and pi**, *MON KEY*, `2010/09/18`