Subject: Re: [boost] [rational] Can the community maintenance team and/or rational users please review some pull requests?
From: John Maddock (jz.maddock_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-04-01 08:40:42
> That is incorrect rational is (inadvertently) constructible from double.
> Check it out (with 1.57):
> #include <boost/rational.hpp>
> int main()
> boost::rational<int> r = 2.5;
> assert (boost::rational<int>(2) == r);
> With an unfortunate results. This is a serious bug.
Correct: that is the whole point of this proposed change - to fix that bug.