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Re: My numbers are rounded down...

by Dog and Pony (Priest)
on Jun 08, 2002 at 14:36 UTC ( #172781=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to My numbers are rounded down...

Looking at the docs of Math::BigInt, this should do it:
perl -MMath::BigInt=:constant -e "print 123**17"
Which is the same thing as:
use Math::BigInt ':constant'; print 123**17;
Hope that helps. :)
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