Hello! A few days back we talked about problems with floating point numbers.
This got me thinking – but what about integers? Of course integers have all kinds of problems too – anytime you represent a number in a small fixed amount of space (like 8/16/32/64 bits), you’re going to run into problems.
So I asked on Mastodon again for examples of integer problems and got all kinds of great responses again. Here’s a table of contents.