[CLUG-chat] Calculators

Corne Kloppers kloppersc at isiscpt.co.za
Mon Oct 6 12:24:04 SAST 2003


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-----Original Message-----
From: clug-chat-bounces at clug.org.za [mailto:clug-chat-bounces at clug.org.za]On Behalf Of Chris Duncombe Rae
Sent: 06 October 2003 11:52 AM
To: Discussions, Chats and Trivia
Subject: Re: [CLUG-chat] Calculators




On Mon, 6 Oct 2003, Abraham van der Merwe wrote:

> bc sucks(tm) (:
>
> What really annoys me about bc is that it can't do floating point math.

Ahem (polite cough) ;) --- bc may not do floating point VERY
WELL, but it does do it...



~ 11:42:27> bc -l
bc 1.06
Copyright 1991-1994, 1997, 1998, 2000 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
For details type `warranty'.
1234*10^7
12340000000
1234*10^7 + 10324*10^-2
12340000103.24000000000000000000
1.2*10^-5
.00001200000000000000
1.2*10^-5 + 10.3*10^2
1030.00001200000000000000




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