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Re: May I be bitten by floating point arithmetic in the following restricted case?

by ikegami (Pope)
on Feb 23, 2010 at 18:30 UTC ( #824912=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    $ perl -E'say int( log(562949953421309) / log(2) )'
    48
    ...
    
    $ perl -E'say int( log(562949953421313) / log(2) )'
    49
    

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