[MATRIX-SIG] integer division -- what a concept!
Geoffrey M. Furnish
Fri, 16 Jan 1998 20:56:25 GMT
I just wasted 2.5 hours yesterday debuging an algorithm written in
Python, and this business of integer arithemetic is exactly what bit
I also think the engineers got it wrong (should be i instead of j).
Charles G Waldman writes:
> My own personal wishlist is that 1/2==0.5, and I'd also like to see
> the silly "j" changed to an "i" ;-)
> But I don't think either of these things is going to happen, unless
> there is a groundswell of support.
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