Modifying the value of a float-like object

Steven D'Aprano steven at
Wed Apr 15 03:41:15 CEST 2009

On Tue, 14 Apr 2009 14:45:47 -0400, Dave Angel wrote:

> The answer to your original question is no.  If the value can be
> changed, then it doesn't behave like a float.  And that's not just a
> pedantic answer, it's a serious consideration.

Oh nonsense. Many programming languages have mutable floats.


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