rounding errors?

Tim Peters tim.peters at
Sat Jul 3 06:02:54 CEST 2004

> >>> .21
> 0.20999999999999999
> >>>
> Now, I realize that this is really small errors.. Does anybody have an
> explanation why Python picks up or loses these?

Many people do, and a few of them are even correct <wink>.  If you
start here, you can stop here too:

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