Decimal formatting

J. Clifford Dyer jcd at sdf.lonestar.org
Thu Sep 13 22:59:45 CEST 2007


On Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 01:50:51PM -0700, Harlin Seritt wrote regarding Decimal formatting:
> 
> Cant believe I have to post this and get help... and can't believe I
> couldnt Google it reasonably well enough... I need to take a float
> variable and have it display as a string to always have two decimal
> places:
> 
> 12.3333 -> 12.33
> 1.0 -> 1.00
> etc...
> 
> Anyone willing to help with this one?
> 
> thanks,
> 
> Harlin
> 

f = 12.333333
i = 10
f_output = "%0.2f" % f
i_output = "%0.2f" % i


Cheers,
Cliff




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