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- To: INFO-MCL@CAMBRIDGE.APPLE.COM
- Subject: short-float bug?
- From: AIG.SOSUMI@AppleLink.Apple.COM (Amer Intl Grp Claims Litigation,APD)
- Date: 04 Aug 92 20:14 GMT
Please consider this strange behavior.
Welcome to Macintosh Common Lisp Version 2.0!
? (1+ (coerce most-positive-short-float 'double-float))
? (1+ most-positive-short-float)
> Error: Floating point overflow
> While executing: toplevel-eval
> Type Command-. to abort.
See the Restarts... menu item for further choices.
1 > most-positive-fixnum
1 > (1+ most-positive-fixnum)
Shouldn't the short-float be promoted automatically, as is a fixnum to a
Also, why no support for arrays of short-float?
AIG Claims Litigation
Final release of 2.0 looks great, but still some stuff missing.