20 May 1999 01:46:37 -0400

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[4 earlier articles] |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators guerby@acm.org (Laurent Guerby) (1999-05-16) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at (1999-05-16) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators Scott.Daniels@Acm.Org (Scott.David.Daniels) (1999-05-16) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators cdg@nullstone.com (Christopher Glaeser) (1999-05-16) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators johan.persson@mbox319.swipnet.se (Johan Persson) (1999-05-16) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators genew@shuswap.net (1999-05-20) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators sofkam@rpi.edu (1999-05-20) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators drh@microsoft.com (Dave Hanson) (1999-05-20) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at (1999-05-20) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators peter.r.wilson@boeing.com (Peter Wilson) (1999-05-20) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators mfinney@lynchburg.net (1999-05-21) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators jmoore@softmoore.com (John I. Moore, Jr.) (1999-05-22) |

Re: Rounding with Div and Mod operators lassehp@imv.au.dk (1999-05-22) |

[3 later articles] |

From: | sofkam@rpi.edu (Michael D. Sofka) |

Newsgroups: | comp.compilers |

Date: | 20 May 1999 01:46:37 -0400 |

Organization: | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy NY, USA |

References: | 99-05-039 99-05-046 |

Keywords: | arithmetic |

Norman Ramsey <nr@labrador.cs.virginia.edu> writes:

*> Some years ago, Knuth wrote a short screed arguing why round toward*

*> minus infinity is better than round towards zero. ...*

It's in Concrete Mathematics, Ronald L. Graham and Donald E. Knuth

and Oren Patashnik, Addison-Wesley, 1989.

Mike

--

Michael D. Sofka sofkam@rpi.edu

CIS Sr. Systems Programmer AFS/DFS, email, usenet, TeX, epistemology.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY. http://www.rpi.edu/~sofkam/

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