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From: Paul A Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-06-13 11:42:35

I attach links to a proposal for very tiny addition to the numeric_limits.

It provides an easy way for the novice to ensure that all potentially
significant digits are output.

For example, for float 6 decimal digits are guaranteed, but 9 may be

This is used in Boost test, and should be useful for lexical_cast,
serialization etc.

Comments, objections, better name suggestions, etc welcome.



Paul A Bristow
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