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Re: if condition only returns false . . .

by ton (Friar)
on Apr 05, 2001 at 04:15 UTC ( #69953=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to if condition only returns false . . .

rand returns a floating point number between 0 and 1. The int operator takes the integer portion of that number, which will always be zero for numbers in the range [0, 1). Hence, always false!

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