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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-07-14 14:06:31

on Mon Jul 14 2008, Daryle Walker <> wrote:

>> Thanks for diagnosing this. Please put a ticket about this at
>> If you could check the boost trunk (using the
>> Trac browser it should be easy) first to make sure that it's not
>> fixed,
>> that'd be a bonus.
> When you suggested to check the trunk, I wondered how could I check if
> I couldn't find the code before. Then that and the floating point
> comparison policy reminded me to check how I handled this for the
> Boost.Rational tests. When I checked, I handled the problem the same
> way. I guess this isn't a bug; I forgot that this is a design
> decision, just like the floating point comparison case. Sorry.
> Of course, one could strongly argue that this design decision is a bug
> itself....

Then open a ticket about that :-)

Dave Abrahams
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