[Python-ideas] Python Float Update

u8y7541 The Awesome Person surya.subbarao1 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 4 00:18:51 CEST 2015

> I'm going to show a few examples of how Decimals violate the fundamental
> laws of mathematics just as floats do.

Decimal is also uses sign and mantissa, except it's Base 10. I think
Decimal should use numerators and denominators, because they are more
accurate. That's why even Decimal defies the laws of mathematics.

-Surya Subbarao

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