Manuscript (Case [Issue]21571) Kernel - float & fraction equality bug

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Manuscript (Case [Issue]21571) Kernel - float & fraction equality bug

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Marcus Denker opened Case 21571: float & fraction equality bug and assigned it to Everyone:
Bug in Project:  Kernel: 1. Pharo Image  •  You are subscribed to this case
from a mail: Re: summary of "float & fraction equality bug"

"Common Lisp calls it floating-point contagion and they voted in 1989 to
change comparison behavior to satisfy transitivity. If you write floating
point code you should be aware of the fallacies, traps etc. that may arise.

To make the story short, I just filed out a change set from Squeak 5.1 to
satisfy some of the concerns in the original post.

FPContagion.cs <> "
Priority Priority: 5 – Fix If Time Status Status: Work Needed
Assigned To Assigned to: Everyone Milestone Milestone: Pharo7.0

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