A Revised Rational Proposal

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at iinet.net.au
Mon Dec 27 12:46:58 CET 2004


Mike Meyer wrote:
> Yup. Thank you. This now reads:
> 
> Regarding str() and repr() behaviour, repr() will be either
> ''rational(num)'' if the denominator is one, or ''rational(num,
> denom)'' if the denominator is not one. str() will be either ''num''
> if the denominator is one, or ''(num / denom)'' if the denominator is
> not one.
> 
> Is that acceptable?

Sounds fine to me.

On the str() front, I was wondering if Rational("x / y") should be an acceptable 
string input format.

Cheers,
Nick.

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