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[Bug 8047] Reflecting floats: The rules for parsing floating point number values return an unlimited-precision (finite in base 10) number. How is it converted to limited-precision IDL attribute types? In particular, what rounding mode is used? and do very large valu

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Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2009 09:04:18 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=8047


Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |FIXED




--- Comment #1 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>  2009-10-25 09:04:18 ---
Values that are out of range (can't be expressed by the IDL attribute) return
0.0. (See bug 8046.)

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Status: Accepted
Change Description: see diff given below
Rationale: Concurred with reporter's comments.

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