casevh at gmail.com
Wed Jun 18 07:54:10 CEST 2008
On Jun 17, 10:47 pm, coop... at gmail.com wrote:
> I am new to python. I was messing around in the interperator checking
> out the floating point handling and I believe I may have found a
> rounding bug:
> >>> 234 - 23234.2345
> This is not correct by my calculations.
> I am using python 2.5.2 in ubuntu 8.04. I am wondering if this is a
> known bug, or if I am just not understanding some feature of python.
> Thanks for the help!
> -Cooper Quintinhttp://www.bitsamurai.net
It is a side-effect of binary floating-point.
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