[triangle-zpug] rounding errors with floating point operations

Joseph Mack NA3T jmack at wm7d.net
Sat Jul 19 21:42:39 UTC 2008

On Sat, 19 Jul 2008, Philip Semanchuk wrote:

> Note that Python has a Decimal type to help deal with some of these quirks.

I'm more interested in understanding how reals work, than in 
getting the right answer :-)


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