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Re: [Mingw-users] msvcrt printf bug




On 1/17/2017 10:04 PM, KHMan wrote:
> Floating point is a lot about managing imperfection...
> 

Has been since the dawning of math and doing math with computers is best
left to integers.  If possible multiply input by the expected precision,
100, 1000, etc and store as an integer.  Divide by the precision
multiplier before presenting the result to the use.  It's what I had to
do 36 years ago when I was working with 16 bit computers and if I need
to present dollars and cents still do today.

-- 
Earnie

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