bugGNU Common Lisp - Bugs: bug #30058, (format t "~e" x) =>...


bug #30058: (format t "~e" x) => messed up when x is floating point infinity

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Submitted on:  Mon 07 Jun 2010 01:26:53 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Mon 07 Jun 2010 01:26:53 AM UTC, original submission:  


(defvar x (exp (expt 2 1000)))
(setq si:*print-nans* t)
(format t "~f" x)
 => #<1.#INF00e+000> (OK)
(format t "~e" x)
 => 1..#INF00e+000E+1975642173 (OOPS, TRAILING GARBAGE)



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