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Re: [perl #130423] DBL_MAX (and the like) not parsed

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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
December 28, 2016 23:36
Subject:
Re: [perl #130423] DBL_MAX (and the like) not parsed
Message ID:
aa7ab696-d71f-3433-9863-9ba4c442c1a9@iki.fi
On Wednesday-201612-28 18:23, Sisyphus via RT wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jarkko Hietaniemi (via RT)
> Sent: Thursday, December 29, 2016 1:48 AM
> To: bugs-bitbucket@rt.perl.org
> Subject: [perl #130423] DBL_MAX (and the like) not parsed
>
>> Output (from the 5.25.6 I have installed, but blead is no different):
>>
>> y1 = Inf
>> y2 = 0.000000 (Number too long at (eval 3) line 1.)
>> y3 =
>> 179769313486231570814527423731704356798070567525844996598917476803157260780028538760589558632766878171540458953514382464234321326889464182768467546703537516986049910576551282076245490090389328944075868508455133942304583236903222948165808559332123348274797826204144723168738177180919299881250404026184124858368.000000
>
> FWIW, on Windows (perl-5.25.7,  MSWin32-x64-multi-thread) y1 and y2 are the
> same as above, but y3 differs:
>
> y1 = Inf
> y2 = 0.000000 (Number too long at (eval 3) line 1.)
> y3 =
> 179769313486231570000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000.000000

Oh, goodie.  Well, at least getting the yn to agree would be a start.

> Cheers,
> Rob
>
>
>


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