Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:51:59 +0200

From: | Jean-Marc Bourguet <jm@bourguet.org> |

Newsgroups: | comp.compilers |

Date: | Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:51:59 +0200 |

Organization: | Guest of ProXad - France |

References: | 13-10-026 13-10-029 |

Keywords: | arithmetic |

Posted-Date: | 24 Oct 2013 11:19:01 EDT |

George Neuner <gneuner2@comcast.net> writes:

*> [I think you mean they're not associative. I don't know any situations*

*> where a+b != b+a, but lots where a+(b+c) != (a+b)+c -John]*

You forgot about NaN ;-) (but I agree associative was probably intended).

Yours,

--

Jean-Marc

[How are NaNs not commutative? -John]

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