[Python-Dev] Re: Possible bug (was Re: numpy, overflow, inf, ieee, and rich comparison)

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Wed, 11 Oct 2000 10:25:32 -0500


1.5.2 links with -lieee while 2.0 doesn't.  Removing -lieee from the
1.5.2 link line makes is raise OverflowError too.  Adding it to the
2.0 link line makes it return 0.0 for exp(-1000) and inf for

Next question: what changed in the configure script, and why?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)