Hi,

At Tue, 22 Apr 2003 22:14:34 +0900,
Rudi Cilibrasi wrote:
> I showed my friend John Tromp (another Rubyist) the problem, and he thinks
> we are all barking up the wrong tree here: he says the problem is only in
> strtod and there is no validity to the argument we've convinced ourselves
> concerning inexact decimal representations making it impossible; he looked

I agree with your friend, and posted patches at [ruby-dev:20071].
Could you try <http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/ruby/ruby-dev/20071>?

-- 
Nobu Nakada