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Author martin.panter
Recipients martin.panter, rhettinger, steven.daprano, tim.peters
Date 2016-08-14.06:02:50
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The problem is more widespread than just Power PC. The same failures (+/-29) are also seen on the three s390x buildbots. There are multiple failures of testExactPowers(Negatives) on

The first is
AssertionError: 9.000000000000002 != 9

An slightly different failure happens on AMD64 Free BSD and Open Indiana buildbots:
FAIL: testFraction (test.test_statistics.Test_Nth_Root)
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/export/home/buildbot/64bits/3.x.cea-indiana-amd64/build/Lib/test/", line 1247, in testFraction
    self.assertEqual(self.nroot(x**12, 12), float(x))
AssertionError: 1.1866666666666665 != 1.1866666666666668
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