[Baypiggies] scientific notation: string to int
jeff.sheldon at emsense.com
Wed Dec 8 22:39:39 CET 2010
In python 2.6 (and later) float() works for this...
In : float('2.96116E+11')
From: baypiggies-bounces+jeff.sheldon=emsense.com at python.org [mailto:baypiggies-bounces+jeff.sheldon=emsense.com at python.org] On Behalf Of Bryce Verdier
Sent: Wednesday, December 08, 2010 1:25 PM
Subject: [Baypiggies] scientific notation: string to int
So I've been given a project for work, a large CSV file with many many
numbers and such to parse through. The lines that look like this:
b1021384-6633-4756-b3e1-c36d34c1dfd2, clientname_001,Thu Dec 2 00:00:00
UTC 2010,2.96116E+11,0,0, Thu Dec 2 00:00:00 UTC 2010,577078067
so I'm curious if there is a way to turn the string of scientific notion
into the actual numerical value?
All ideas are welcomed and thank in advance,
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