[Numpy-discussion] [RFC] new function for floating point comparison

David Cournapeau david@ar.media.kyoto-u.ac...
Fri Oct 30 05:04:13 CDT 2009

Robert Kern wrote:
> That sounds good. Another worthwhile addition would be nextafter().
> http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/000095399/functions/nextafter.html

Ah, I did not know about this one. I have implemented it and committed
it. One issue is that it will cause failures on platforms without
nextafterl and where long double != double, but I don't think we have  a
lot of those, if any,


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