Bug ... in Erlang

Joachim Durchholz <>
Tue Jun 17 23:40:23 CEST 2003


Raimo Niskanen wrote:
> Can everybody try:
> 
> 17> erlang:list_to_float("1.0e309").

Here's my transcript:

---
Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.2.3.3 [threads:0]

Eshell V5.2.3.3  (abort with ^G)
1> erlang:list_to_float("1.0e309").
1.00000e+0
2>
---

Weirder and weirder...
This is running on Win 2K.

Regards,
Jo




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