[Python-Dev] Decimal data type issues

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Sun Apr 18 05:40:41 EDT 2004

"Batista, Facundo" <FBatista at uniFON.com.ar>:

> And positions is the number of digits after the decimal point at
> which you want to round the number you're creating from and discard
> the other digits.

Most people call that "decimal places".

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