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From: Reece Dunn (msclrhd_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-06-06 09:46:59

Neal D. Becker wrote:
>Does anyone else think it's confusing that:
>const float e = 0.5772156649015328606065120900824024310422F; // Euler e

This is the Euler-Mascheroni Constant
(, and is denoted
by a gamma or as C:

const float C = 0.5772156649015328606065120900824024310422F; //
Euler-Mascheroni constant

>I would have expected e to be 2.71828...

So would I. The Euler constant has the value
   e = 2.718281828459045235360287471352662497757...


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