Serious bug

Alexandre Oliva
Thu Sep 24 12:46:00 GMT 1998

Ryszard Kabatek <> writes:

> On 24 Sep 1998, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
>> Complain to Intel.  They have put more precision in FP registers than
>> in doubles stored in memory, that's why you see the difference.

> I testet the sample with VisualAge C++ 3.0 for OS/2.
> It work correct...

Which doesn't mean egcs is wrong.  It's just different, it's a
rounding problem, with undefined results.

Alexandre Oliva
Universidade Estadual de Campinas, SP, Brasil

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