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Re: inexact->exact in 1.7.1

From: Per Bothner
Subject: Re: inexact->exact in 1.7.1
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 10:24:35 -0700
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Rick Taube wrote:
this behavior of inexact->exact in guile 1.7.1 causes my program to become confused:

I suspect you're the one who is confused.
You need to learn about floating-point arithmetic.
(- 1.1 1) does not necessarily give the same result as 0.1.

i attempted to see if guile 1.7.2 fixes this

Why do you think there is a bug?
        --Per Bothner

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