[Python-Dev] dpython interaction with imaginary types
Fri, 27 Jul 2001 16:40:38 -0400
Paul F. Dubois writes:
> In dpython, what is 2.0j? Is the "standard" way of writing complex numbers,
> 3.0 + 2.0j, valid?
If this expression is placed in a module with a '.py' extension it will work
exactly as it does today.
An exception will be raised if the expression is in a '.dp' module because
the 3.0 would be a decimal number and the complex type is expecting a binary
number for the real portiion.