Working with big numbers


#1

I’ve uploaded to the Database Exchange a procedure called Big Number which performs any of five arithmetic operations on operands which, in general, may contain twice as many significant digits as can normally be used in Panorama X floating point arithmetic. Its purpose is permit the user to work with much larger numbers than usual. The procedure is accompanied by full documentation.


#2

Information for anybody has downloaded this procedure:

It had a bug which I’ve fixed so you should download it again. Which reminds me of this message that I tripped over recently: