[fpc-devel] Division nodes
J. Gareth Moreton
gareth at moreton-family.com
Mon May 15 18:21:30 CEST 2023
I made a merge request that removes the comparison against -1.
x86_64-win64 and i386-win32 pass without any regressions, so the reason
behind the change still eludes me. Maybe my fix for #39646 removes the
need for it?
On 11/05/2023 23:04, J. Gareth Moreton via fpc-devel wrote:
> Fair enough, but I would like an explanation as to why it's necessary,
> because the reason for testing -1 in particular is very unclear, and I
> wonder if there's a known misbehaviour with a particular division
> function with -1.
> On 11/05/2023 21:27, Wayne Sherman wrote:
>> On Thu, May 11, 2023 at 11:42 AM J. Gareth Moreton wrote:
>>> This is the code block in question (ncnv.pas, starting at line 3397)
>> The git "blame" function shows who last made changes:
>> Most of that code was added 2 years ago in this commit:
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