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October 9, 2001 07:17
Re: NaN semantics
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>>>>> "Damian" == Damian Conway <> writes:

Damian> Sigh. I *do* see your point of view (Laziness), but I still have immense
Damian> difficulty with the notion that:

Damian>         $x == NaN

Damian> doesn't return true if $x contains NaN.

Just think of it as a quantum number that hasn't collapsed. :)

"No two NaNs are alike!"

Read it as "one of many non-numbers, chosen at random".

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