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Re: 0.123, float or integer

by chipmunk (Parson)
on Feb 06, 2002 at 05:56 UTC ( #143561=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to 0.123, float or integer

It sounds to me like you have a bug in your code. Since you haven't shown us your code, I can't be more specific than that. As a guess, perhaps when you use substr you're truncating the number. Perl certainly has no trouble doing calculations on floating point numbers.


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