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Re: [ID 20010118.017] Not OK: perl v5.7.0 +DEVEL8465 on i686-linux-ld 2.2.13

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From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
January 19, 2001 12:36
Subject:
Re: [ID 20010118.017] Not OK: perl v5.7.0 +DEVEL8465 on i686-linux-ld 2.2.13
Message ID:
20010119203654.K26663@plum.flirble.org
On Fri, Jan 19, 2001 at 09:34:20PM +0100, abigail@foad.org wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 19, 2001 at 06:47:06PM +0000, Nicholas Clark wrote:
> > 
> > Would it be possible for you to build release perl 5.7.0 with long doubles
> > and no 64 bit ints, run the current 14 test op/int.t and send the results?
> > My hunch is that you will see the same failures on 5.7.0, and possibly
> > also 5.6.0 (if that allows long doubles)
> 
> 
> Same errors with the released 5.7.0.

Cool. Thanks.
 
> $ ./perl -I../lib ~abigail/Src/perl/t/op/int.t
> 1..14
> ok 1
> ok 2
> ok 3
> ok 4
> ok 5
> ok 6
> ok 7
> not ok 8 # int(4294967303.15) is 4294967302, not 4294967303
> not ok 9 # int(4294967303.15) is -4294967302, not -4294967303
> ok 10
> ok 11
> ok 12
> ok 13
> ok 14

Now what? I've no idea how to chase this further, let alone work round
whatever the problem is and solve it.

Nicholas Clark

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