floating point

Matthew Fluet mfluet@intertrust.com
Mon, 13 Aug 2001 14:05:46 -0700 (PDT)

> Ah yes, so if I would go into the mode that generated exceptions it would
> have raised one.  Sounds like just what we want, but also sounds consistant
> with C so I still don't get what the gcc people are worried about.

Could it just be the fact that gcc is trying to target a number of
different processors, not all of which have the same semantics for
exception handling of these cases?  Just a guess.