[Rd] Modulus Bug (PR#7409)

Robert.McGehee at geodecapital.com Robert.McGehee at geodecapital.com
Thu Dec 9 08:28:43 CET 2004

R Developers,

1000000000000000000 %% 11
[1] -32

I now understand that integers cannot be larger than
.Machine$integer.max, but because the above produces a result than is
patently wrong instead of an error, I'm reporting this as a bug.

Thank you for the incredible contributions all of you have made in
developing the R platform.


Robert McGehee
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