[BUG REPORT] Reading LongReal
f.couperin at online.fr
Sun Apr 8 08:01:39 CEST 2001
J. David Bryan wrote :
> Running your program on:
> gpc version 20001107, based on 2.95.2 19991024 (release)
> ...produces "OK". You didn't mention your platform, but perhaps this is a
> function of the floating-point representation used internally, or perhaps
> this is a change in GPC from your version to mine.
My version is now :
gpc version 20010331, based on 2.95.2 19991024 (release)
My platform : Intel Pentium 120 + Windows 98.
The difference between us is probably due to the floating-point
On my machine, LongReal type is the Intel IEEE Double-Extended which has
a size of 80 bits (stored in 96 bits). [<SizeOf(LongReal);> gives 12.]
I guess it's different on your computer.
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