[Numpy-discussion] Unexpected float96 precision loss
Thu Sep 2 13:09:46 CDT 2010
Pauli Virtanen wrote:
> We'll just need to add long double versions of NumPyOS_ascii_strtod and
> NumPyOS_ftolf that call sscanf with the correct format string in the end.
hmm -- if you're going to do that, maybe we could re-factor and use
sscanf everywhere instead of ato*() -- the ato* functions are a
nightmare, and fromfile() and fromstring are riddled with bugs because
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