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Re: inexactness vs. exactness

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> From: bear <bear@xxxxxxxxx>
> On Tue, 26 Jul 2005, Aubrey Jaffer wrote:
>> So, does R5RS permit an inexact number which only one mathematical
>> number rounds to?
> R5RS certainly permits it, but it is difficult to imagine a practical
> implementation in which it were true.

- how about an absolute 0 for example, exclusive of +/- 0.0 ?