A use for integer quotients

Moshe Zadka moshez at zadka.site.co.il
Mon Jul 23 05:52:25 CEST 2001


On Mon, 23 Jul 2001 00:55:58 GMT, "Terry Reedy" <tjreedy at home.com> wrote:

> During the debate on changing int/int to give a float result, some
> proponents appeared to question the usefulness of integer quotients.

Yes. Nobody said it wasn't of any use, people just claim it is *less*
useful, and so should not be the most easily accessible. You can
still have i//j for all your combinatorics needs.
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