[patch 2/2] Wrap-up expression support for DFP.

Thiago Jung Bauermann bauerman@br.ibm.com
Fri Dec 28 06:16:00 GMT 2007

On Fri, 2007-12-21 at 18:04 +0200, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> > Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 03:49:28 -0200
> > From: Thiago Jung Bauermann <bauerman@br.ibm.com>
> > 
> > - doesn't support conversion of 64-bit integers to decimal float,
> >   because of libdecnumber limitation;
> > - error checking in decimal float operations ignore underflow, overflow
> >   and divide by zero to imitate binary float implementation;
> These limitations should be documented in the manual, I think: they
> will affect GDB users, right?

I couldn't find an appropriate place to put these in the manual, so I
went ahead and created a new sub-section, under "Examining Data". What
do you think?
Thiago Jung Bauermann
Software Engineer
IBM Linux Technology Center
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