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[Bug 2000] R-022: Floating Point Issues and IEEE

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Date: Wed, 07 Sep 2005 19:43:44 +0000
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------- Additional Comments From sandygao@ca.ibm.com  2005-09-07 19:43 -------
A straw poll was held for the following questions: 

Should bit patterns be allowed to be specified for NaNs? 
Should there be a distinction made between signalling and quiet NaNs? 
Is NaN a value? 
Does NaN compare equal to NaN? 
Should NaNs be comparable to non-NaN values? 
Are -0 and +0 the same value? 
The results of the poll were summarized in the following meeting minutes: 
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-schema-ig/2001Jul/0014.html 

No firm decisions made to date.

Status 2002/01: Dave P. and Ashok Malhotra have proposed the following 
resolution/text:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-schema-ig/2002Jan/0066.html 

Further discussion:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-schema-ig/2002Jan/0101.html
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