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Re: [perl #39875] [RESOLVED] -0.0 loses signedness upon numeric comparison

February 25, 2009 05:49
Re: [perl #39875] [RESOLVED] -0.0 loses signedness upon numeric comparison
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Steve Peters via RT wrote:
>According to our records, your request regarding 
>  "-0.0 loses signedness upon numeric comparison" 
>has been resolved. 

Doesn't seem resolved to me.  The original problem still occurs.
The code that's been added to the core is just a perl-space signbit()
function, which isn't used for anything yet.  I or someone else still
needs to work out and implement a new set of semantics.

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