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RE: [Axiom-developer] algebra cycles again (was: Left shifts of n egativ

From: Page, Bill
Subject: RE: [Axiom-developer] algebra cycles again (was: Left shifts of n egative numbers)
Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 23:47:32 -0400

On Tuesday, October 14, 2003 10:30 PM I wrote:
> I was especially mystified by the code in float.spad that
> defines:
>   shift(x:%,n:I) == [x.mantissa,x.exponent+n]

On second (or is it third?) thought, this is not really
mysterious. The above definition of shift is for the
case where the first argument is a Float. This definition
is correct and not directly affected by the problem with
shift for negative integer arguments.

Bill Page.

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