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Re: I'm most impressed by...

by december (Pilgrim)
on Aug 03, 2004 at 03:17 UTC ( #379516=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to I'm most impressed by...

My oversexed mind makes me lean towards 'screw', but then again, the whole context of the poll escapes me - or perhaps, out-perverts me.

...

The more I think about it, the more sickening and perverted this poll becomes. People can come up with some sick things...

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[pryrt]: 1nickt, sprintf "%.16e", $v will always give enough precision to see 1 ULP (the smallest fractional part) of a standard 64bit Perl NV*
[pryrt]: (*: for systems where $Config{nvsize}==8 )
[pryrt]: Thus, that's "enough precision" to tell the difference between 1.0 and 1.0+1ULP
[pryrt]: But in what circumstance does your problem arise? When, in Perl, does the integer 1 not work identically to the floating-point NV 1.0000000000000000 e0?

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