[fpc-devel] some little errors/notes

Gerhard Scholz gs at g--s.de
Thu May 26 22:27:57 CEST 2005


yes, exactly like this.

and other compilers also follow this scheme, so people who convert code from
other languages will have problems at a place they do not expect.

Gerhard

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Von: "Jonas Maebe" <jonas at zeus.ugent.be>
An: "FPC developers' list" <fpc-devel at lists.freepascal.org>
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 26. Mai 2005 21:36
Betreff: Re: [fpc-devel] some little errors/notes


>
> On 26 mei 2005, at 21:22, Micha Nelissen wrote:
>
> > Define "natural" please ? If I write 2**3**5, I probably mean 2^3^5 =
> > (2^3)^5, not 2^(3^5). In this case, FP is "right".
>
> Well, I guess he means that if you write it on paper, you write (view
> in fixed width font)
>
>    4
>   3
> 2
>
>
> which indeed is 2^(3^4)
>
>
> Jonas
>
>
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