[Tutor] the binary math "wall"
denis.spir at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 21:38:26 CEST 2010
On Tue, 20 Apr 2010 14:45:50 -0400
Dave Angel <davea at ieee.org> wrote:
> If all values are made up of degrees/minutes/seconds, and seconds is a
> whole number, then store values as num-seconds, and do all arithmetic on
> those values. Only convert them back to deg/min/sec upon output.
This seems the most direct answer of the issue. If performance is not critical, I would even write a small Angle type with ° ' '' int attributes to get rid of (read: abstract away) all complexity once and for all.
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