tim.wintle at teamrubber.com
Fri May 22 10:29:59 EDT 2009
On Fri, 2009-05-22 at 09:59 -0400, Dave Angel wrote:
> Tim Wintle wrote:
> > On Fri, 2009-05-22 at 13:19 +0200, Andre Engels wrote:
> >> Change "float(number/total*100)" to "float(number)/total*100" and it
> >> should work:
> > I'd use:
> > (number * 100.)/total
> > - works because
> > <int> * <float> => <float>
> It's the old-timer in me, but I'd avoid the float entirely. You start
> with ints, and you want to end with ints. So simply do the multiply
> first, then the divide.
> number * 100/total
Agreed, to be honest I'd not fully read the original post and didn't
realise everything was an int.
> will get the same answer.
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