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Re^2: numeric values acting funny

by tachyon (Chancellor)
on Dec 11, 2004 at 02:09 UTC ( #414047=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: numeric values acting funny
in thread numeric values acting funny

Your best bet is to restructure the formulas so the subtraction isn't necessary.

This is I believe impossible given that the task rotates around money and spending some quantum of the available. Using integer math is probably a more practical solution. Math::Currency provides a nice transparent implementation that simulates dollars and cents, pounds and pence.....



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[stevieb]: Corion: the problem with that is the 2.36 represents the underlying C library I've wrapped, which is why I want to use incrementals after the real version number. I've emailed modules@ to see if they can expedite the process for me...
[stevieb]: normally, it takes three days to delete, in case you want to change your mind

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