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Bug 1233

Summary: cbrt(x) fails for abs(x) between 0.5 and 1.0
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: mcconnau
Component: libcAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 5.0   
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Description mcconnau 1999-02-18 15:58:58 EST
The cube root function, cbrt(x), as obtained by using
"#include <math.h>" and "gcc -g -O ... -lm" on my RedHat
5.0 installation, returns grossly incorrect results when
x is between 0.5 and 1.0 in absolute value.