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Re: Problem with OLE Excel

by gam3 (Curate)
on Jan 08, 2010 at 00:04 UTC ( #816188=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Problem with OLE Excel

If you need even bigger numbers look at Math::BigInt.

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Re^2: Problem with OLE Excel
by ikegami (Pope) on Jan 08, 2010 at 00:17 UTC

    I doubt OLE speaks in BigInts... Besides, at ten digits, he's nowhere near the point where they'd be needed. Perl and OLE can accurately represent with numbers up to 16 digits long, and they can represent numbers up to 308 digits long (with 53 bits of precision).

Re^2: Problem with OLE Excel
by Anonymous Monk on Jan 08, 2010 at 01:11 UTC

    Yes, I agree with ikegami. as far I know Math::BigInt is for very big numbers. I don't need them as in my case highest is 11 digit number I have.

    anyways, thanks for your reply and suggestion 'gam3'.

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