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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Avoid that check_shl_overflow() triggers a compiler warning when building with W=1
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On 08/03/2019 08.01, Leon Romanovsky wrote:
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> Mathematical therm for discrete numbers greater or equal to zero is
> "normal numbers".

Sorry, WHAT? "Normal" is used and abused for a lot of things in
mathematics, but I have never heard it used that way. When attached to
the word "number", it means a real number with certain properties
related to its digit expansion(s). And then of course there's the
isnormal() thing for floating point values in C/computing.

Strong NAK to using is_normal/is_negative.

Rasmus


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