[Proj] Re: Re: Proj4 Bug (rtodms)
Gerald I. Evenden
gerald.evenden at verizon.mail
Wed Nov 8 18:01:59 EST 2006
On Wednesday 08 November 2006 1:20 pm, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> cp wrote:
> > After these rights observations, I look at more seriously this portion of
> > code.
> > So the problem is staying for all people who are working with Borland
> > environment or with code optimization and r / 60. give a false result.
> > In Last, thanks for all constructors of proj4 and BRAVO for the work
> > accomplished.
> I haven't heard any statement that the proposed change was harmful, did
> I miss anything?
> If not, then I think the change is worth applying on the basis that it
> makes the results right even if some compilers are applying questionable
> Best regards,
My only comment here is that we may be catering to a compiler error and
perhaps it may be more important to suggest to Borland that *they* should
look into the problem.
What bothers me is that the original code seems to be working fine on most
other systems and only one failure has occurred. ---so far.
If there is a rounding modema problem there should be some expectation of
a "normal" setting.
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to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.
-- Havelock Ellis (1859-1939) British psychologist
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