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Re^2: If the universe was more like Perl, I would...

by jonix (Friar)
on May 30, 2011 at 14:26 UTC ( #907324=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: If the universe was more like Perl, I would...
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Indeed! ;-)
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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

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