for with decimal values?
ebonak at hotmail.com
Sun May 3 21:41:23 EDT 2009
Gabriel Genellina wrote:
> Isn't so easy. You have representation errors and rounding errors here,
> and they accumulate. The last number printed should be 10.4 but I get 10.5:
> (or more precisely, 10.499999999999959)
> Also, after exiting a for loop, the *last* value used is retained. In
> your while loop, the ctr variable contains the *next* value.
All this discussion makes me wonder if it would be a good idea
for Python to have this feature (batteries included and all) - it
would have its uses, no?
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