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Message Posted: Mon, 05 May 2003 @ 19:21:22 GMT


     
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Subj:   Re: Why it is rounding the last digit?
 
From:   Chuck McDevitt

IEEE 64-bit floats (8 bytes) have 15-17 decimal digits of accuracy.

IEEE 32-bit floats (4 bytes) only have around 5-6 digits of accuracy.



     
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