prm at aber.ac.uk (Pedro Mendes) writes:
>4195835.0 - (4195835.0 / 3145727.0 ) * 3145727.0
>The result should be 0, but the pentiums seem to think it is 256...
Bear in mind you should make sure that the program doing the
calculation is using double precision. It is apparently only double
precision that is affected.