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Re: Funny addition behaviour

by Theo (Priest)
on Apr 22, 2004 at 23:55 UTC ( #347504=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Funny addition behaviour

I don't have a system to test this on, but what happens if you scale all the number up by a factor of 10?

perl -e 'print "CRAP\n" if ((334+333+333)/10 != 100)'
In other words, can you get around the problem by not dealing with decimals?

(so many nodes and so little time ... )

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