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From: Edward Diener (eddielee_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-07-25 20:47:50

John Maddock wrote:
> Johan Råde wrote:
>> So it would make sense to have the functions
>> is_finite()
>> is_normal()
>> is_subnormal()
>> is_infinity()
>> is_plus_infinity()
>> is_minus_infinity()
>> is_nan()
> Do we really want to use gratuitously different names from those in C99:
> isfinite
> isnorm
> isinf
> isnan

Yes ! Once again there is no reason to let the "C" language determine
how things are done in "C++". The names suggested by Johan Rade are much
more easily rememberable than the "C" names above.

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