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Re: MCL Bug?
- To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: MCL Bug?
- From: email@example.com (Kalman Reti)
- Date: Thu, 29 Jul 1993 09:54:48 -0500
At 17:12 7/28/93 -0600, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>I think that this is a bug in MCL
>? (expt 10 1.0)
>? (setf xxx (expt 10 1.0))
>? (format () "~,0E" xxx)
>According to Steele "~0E" should (I think) limit the output to 0 decimal places.
>Am I wrong?
>P.S. Thanks again for all the previous help...
I think it is a bug too. I have written a patch which will go into the next round of MCL 2.0 patches;
if you need it before then, send mail requesting 'format-e-patch'.