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Re: [Scheme-reports] Strong win later reversed: Real numbers have imaginary part #e0
John Cowan <cowan@x> writes:
> Mark H Weaver scripsit:
>> Common Lisp, and (as far as I can tell) Wolfram Alpha do not keep track
>> of the exactness of their results, so they can simply turn 1.0+0.0i
>> into 1.0.
> ANSI CL 18.104.22.168 forbids that behavior. 5 and 5+0i are required to be
> the same object, whereas 5.0 and 5.0+0.0i are required to be different
Apologies, I stand corrected. My knowledge of CL is quite limited.
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