MSVC: fix for failing tests due to strtod+hexadecimal literals

Johan Engelen via digitalmars-d-ldc digitalmars-d-ldc at
Mon Mar 2 10:49:40 PST 2015

On Monday, 2 March 2015 at 07:17:37 UTC, Kai Nacke wrote:
> Hi Johan!
> On Sunday, 1 March 2015 at 21:00:53 UTC, Johan Engelen wrote:
>> Is this a desired fix? (i.e. trying to make a better build 
>> with MSVC while we wait for the new version)
> Not really. It fixes building std.math but fails with any user 
> application.
> What about implement a hex value parsing function which is 
> invoked if the result is 0?

dmd has a strold for compilers that do not support hex floats:

Or do you think that is overkill and we are better off 
implementing our own hex parser?

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