any idea how i could test if a variable is a floating point number?
aahz at panix.com
Mon Jun 25 16:58:09 CEST 2001
In article <9h76io$ht3$1 at neptunium.btinternet.com>,
Gaz <thecalm at NOSPAM.btinternet.com> wrote:
>any idea how i could test if a variable is a floating point number?
if isinstance(var, type(1.1)):
This is preferred over
if type(var) == type(1.1):
because when the type/class dichotomy gets healed (probably in 2.2), it
will be possible to subclass from float and the second version will fail
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