[erlang-questions] Testing reliable floating points exeption fails on x86?

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Sep 19 18:11:56 CEST 2007

"Sergei Golovan" <> writes:

> 2) I'm tempted to disable this test in a Debian source package and
> undefine NO_FPE_SIGNALS only for 4 architectures mentioned above. Will
> this cause any harm if erlang is built without HiPE support (for those
> 4 arches there are two erts - with and without HiPE and users select
> which to use)? Or fp exceptions play certain role even in this case?

Erlang without HiPE support works fine without fp exceptions.


Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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