[docs] [Bug report]

bob gailer bgailer at gmail.com
Sat Feb 22 17:20:57 CET 2014


On 2/21/2014 1:38 PM, crocke_n wrote:
 >
 > Hello
Hi and welcome.

This list if for reporting documentation bugs. Your issue is not a 
documentation issue.
 >
 > I've just found a bug: when I try to make this operation
 >
 > 65 % (-62)
 >
 > the result should be 3 because my first operand is positive (in order 
to get precision later), but for python, result is -59.
 >
This is not even a bug. Please do some research before reporting bugs.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modulo_operation. Note the table 
labeled Integer modulo operators in various programming languages and 
see the entry for Python.


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