[Python-Dev] Mixing float and Decimal -- thread reboot

Mark Dickinson dickinsm at gmail.com
Tue Mar 23 10:16:03 CET 2010

On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 12:33 AM, Greg Ewing
<greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz> wrote:
> Mark Dickinson wrote:
>> It might make sense for
>> Decimal + complex mixed-type operations to be disallowed, for example.
> As long as you're allowing Decimal-float comparisons,
> Decimal-complex comparison for equality has an obvious
> interpretation.

Agreed.  Decimal-to-complex equality and inequality comparisons should
be permitted.  Order comparisons would raise TypeError (just as
complex-to-complex and float-to-complex comparisons do at the moment.)


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