How to print floating point in scientific format?
sdhyok at yahoo.com
Sun Aug 10 21:25:24 CEST 2003
"Andrew Dalke" <adalke at mindspring.com> wrote in message news:<bh3g5c$f4m$1 at slb5.atl.mindspring.net>...
> Python gives complete control over you can represent numbers.
> It just doesn't change the default representation. Users *can*
> flexibly modify the printing format.
> I can't see why you would want to change it globally. That
> just sounds wrong. Eg, I want my app to print the resolution
> in Angstroms in the form "%3.2f" while I want the mass values
> in "%3.1f". A global setting is a very clumsy way to change that.
Andrew, I take your advice.
To change the format of floating point globally
may be too aggressive.
But, still I think we need more elegant way to print out floating point arrays
What is your best way for my example?
(I hope it is not for loop.)
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