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Re: real.c on unicosmk



> We no longer trust any assembler.  It is easier to emit all
> floating point values with their integer bit-wise representation.

For counterexample, the sun2 and sun3 assemblers do not accept
that for immediate double operands; you have to give them a decimal
string.  There are other counterexamples also, but this
conversation is now making me too depressed to continue.



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