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bug #36696: Misleading error message from (+ 1/0 -1/0)

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Submitted on:  Wed 20 Jun 2012 05:54:33 PM UTC  
 
Category: Scheme languageSeverity: 3 - Normal
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Wed 20 Jun 2012 05:54:33 PM UTC, original submission:

Evaluating (+ 1/0 -1/0) produces a misleading error message about dividing by zero. This should be renamed to something like "No exact number value exists", because this is the exact-number analogue of (+ +inf.0 -inf.0) => +nan.0

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