[SystemSafety] Accuracy of COVID modeling code

Peter Bernard Ladkin ladkin at causalis.com
Sat May 9 19:21:04 CEST 2020

On 2020-05-09 18:41 , Derek M Jones wrote:
> Section of the C Standard,
> or sentence 189: https://c0x.coding-guidelines.com/
> "In the abstract machine, all expressions are evaluated as specified by the semantics."
Which should mean that the expression "x^2 - y^2" returns the square of the value of x minus the
square of the value of y. What is called the exact value.

What a poor piece of writing.


Prof. Peter Bernard Ladkin, Bielefeld, Germany
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