[Python-Dev] Decimal data type issues
mwh at python.net
Tue Apr 13 13:54:44 EDT 2004
A comment from the peanut gallery...
"Batista, Facundo" <FBatista at uniFON.com.ar> writes:
> Should the following be true?::
> hash(Decimal(25) == hash(25)
> hash(Decimal.from_float(25.35) == hash(25.35)
> hash(Decimal('-33.8')) == hash(-33.8)
Well, if Decimal(25) == 25, they'd better hash the same! If not, then
what's the point?
I think perhaps we should have electoral collages and construct
our representatives entirely of little bits of cloth and papier
mache. -- Owen Dunn, ucam.chat, from his review of the year
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