[triangle-zpug] rounding errors with floating point operations

Philip Semanchuk philip at semanchuk.com
Sat Jul 19 21:56:45 UTC 2008


On Jul 19, 2008, at 5:42 PM, Joseph Mack NA3T wrote:

> 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 :-)


Let me know if you're ever hiring. QUirks I have plenty of. Right  
answers, not so many.




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