[plt-dev] Inexact integers

From: Sam Tobin-Hochstadt (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue May 25 03:01:53 EDT 2010

On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 11:51 PM, Michael Sperber
<sperber at deinprogramm.de> wrote:
> Sam Tobin-Hochstadt <samth at ccs.neu.edu> writes:
>> but it seems entirely orthogonal to the idea of getting rid of inexect
>> integers.
> How so?

The concept of inexact integers is just a decision about what the
`integer?' predicate produces for values such as -17.0.  It says
nothing about whether there should be inexact numbers in general, or
generic arithmetic operations, or any of the other issues your paper

sam th
samth at ccs.neu.edu

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