[LEAPSECS] Lets get REAL about time.
seaman at noao.edu
Sat Jan 21 11:23:57 EST 2012
Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> Michael Deckers writes:
>> Comparing IEEE floating point values holds its surprises
>> because values may be incomparable,
> In which case they are not valid timestamps, and you get
> EINVAL if in a library or whatever you asked for in your
> own code.
Testing for equality of timestamps? For floating point this requires some sort of epsilon test. (Perhaps I missed this in the discussion.)
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