[Maxima] loss of floating-point precision with transition from 5.21.1 to 5.22.1 ?!
toy.raymond at gmail.com
Sun Oct 17 13:00:13 CDT 2010
On 10/10/10 12:01 PM, Oliver Kullmann wrote:
> in several examples (all involving sums of logarithms) I noticed
> a substantial loss of precisions regarding floating-point arithmetic,
> comparing 5.22.1 with 5.21.1, using ECL 10.4.1.
> Is this expected and are there good reasons for this?
> Or shall I provide more details, so that the issue can be considered further?
Any additional information on this? I'd like to take a look at it, and
some examples would surely help.
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