[Python-Dev] Decimal & amp; lt; -& amp; gt; float comparisons in py3k.

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Sat Mar 20 01:27:09 CET 2010

Antoine Pitrou wrote:

> We forbid comparisons when there is a real danger or ambiguity, such as unicode
> vs. bytes. There is no such danger or ambiguity when comparing a decimal with a
> float.

So do you think that float("0.1") and Decimal("0.1") should be
equal or not, and why?


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