LOG10E mystery constant
P T Withington
ptw at pobox.com
Tue Feb 22 05:14:31 PST 2011
On 2011-02-21, at 00:47, Mark S. Miller wrote:
> But they convert to back to two different floating point numbers, at least
> on all the browsers I quickly tried.
>> 0.43429448190325176 === 0.4342944819032518
>> 0.43429448190325176 < 0.4342944819032518
>> 0.43429448190325176 > 0.4342944819032518
> A little more testing reveals that the two numbers seem to be consecutive,
> in the sense that there are no intermediate representable numbers.
Have we forgotten this lesson:
More information about the test262-discuss