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Author vstinner
Recipients David.Edelsohn, Michael.Felt, lemburg, mark.dickinson, rhettinger, stutzbach, vstinner
Date 2020-11-16.16:20:26
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> The earlier problem was the handling of -0.0.  At the time, the code was hand-written assembly language that did not check for IEEE floating point corner cases.

I'm quite happy that my hand written tests detect bugs in nextafter() implementations ;-)
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