Real vs. Virtual

From: Graham Gilmore (
Date: 10/04/95

	Can some kind soul please tell me what the difference is between 
a real and a virtual number?  Virtual numbers at least make some sort of 
sense.. I have NO idea what a Real number is for.  Thanks. :)

	Graham Gilmore

(please, no comments about floating point. <g>)

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