float to str help

Bryan Webb bww00 at amdahl.com
Thu Jul 19 17:22:18 CEST 2001


Hi,
    In converting a float (5.661706091586558e+240) to a string using str() I
come up with 5.6617060916+240 . I checked the string variable in the
debugger. I need the full precicsion. I know its probably simple but this
red hair is causing me problems.

Thanks
Bryan Webb





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