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From Michelle Caisse <Michelle.Cai...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: FieldsOfDouble problem
Date Thu, 19 May 2005 17:55:07 GMT
I've created JIRA issue JDO-50 for this.

-- Michelle

Niclas Hedhman wrote:

>On Wednesday 18 May 2005 06:01, Craig Russell wrote:
>
>  
>
>>We decided to use these values for double in the AllTypes class:
>>     public static final double DOUBLE_SMALLEST = -9999999999999.9;
>>     public static final double DOUBLE_LARGEST  =  9999999999999.9;
>>     public static final double[] double_values =
>>         { DOUBLE_SMALLEST, DOUBLE_LARGEST, 0.0, 100.0, 100.0,
>>             50000000.0, -234234.234, 1000000000.0, 350.5, -25.5 };
>>
>>I'd be happy to use DOUBLE_LARGEST and DOUBLE_SMALLEST from AllTypes.
>>
>>What do you all think?
>>    
>>
>
>May I suggest that 0.1 and -0.1 are included in the suite of numbers??
>Over the years, they have been involved in a lot of rounding issues (granted; 
>because people errenously use floats and doubles for monetary and other 
>fixed-point decimal numbers) and I would be happy if the expected behaviour 
>is "documented" in tests.
>
>
>Cheers
>Niclas
>  
>


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