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Re^2: My greatest coding sin is: (float FUD)

by tye (Sage)
on Jan 01, 2016 at 16:10 UTC ( #1151667=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: My greatest coding sin is:
in thread My greatest coding sin is:

In my professional work, I've seen this particular sin most often in the form of "refusal to use floating point (due to lack of proper understanding of the limitations leading to a fear or dread or just undue reluctance to use floating point in so many situations where it would be better than some integer, usually in a poor choice of units)".

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