Best search algorithm to find condition within a range
cs at zip.com.au
Wed Apr 8 00:51:24 CEST 2015
On 08Apr2015 08:36, Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info> wrote:
>On Wed, 8 Apr 2015 12:36 am, jonas.thornvall at gmail.com wrote:
>> Bullshit declare two integers in any language one 7 and one 4 and then
>> write x=7+4; if you find a programming language where that does not yield
>> 11 tell me.
>In Forth, you can set the base to any arbitrary integer (within reason).
In dc also (UNIX's reverse polish arbitrary precision "decimal calculator").
You can set the input and output representation bases, and proceed without
leading base indicators.
Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au>
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