PEP-308 a "simplicity-first" alternative

Andrew Koenig ark at research.att.com
Sun Feb 16 21:02:26 CET 2003


>   And Terry meant that if you think that 1.1 is the same as eleven tenths,
> then you are mistaken.

>   The parallel seems perfectly valid to me.

Indeed, it is -- because 11 is not the same as eleven tenths.
Here's proof:

    >>> 10 * 11 == 100 * 1.1
    0

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Andrew Koenig, ark at research.att.com, http://www.research.att.com/info/ark




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