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    SubjectRe: How to use floating point in a module?
    Ian Kent <> said:


    > Why not scaled longs (or bigger), scalled to number of significant
    > digits. The Taylor series for the trig functions might be a painfull.

    Trascendental functions are _not_ computed by series in practice, rational
    approximations (polinomial / polinomial) are used instead. Or interpolate
    in a smallish table.
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