[Maxima] strange behaviour with simple decimals
robert.dodier at gmail.com
Thu Apr 12 18:55:59 CDT 2007
On 4/12/07, Henning Siebel <henning.siebel at gmx.de> wrote:
> > "binary floating-point arithmetic should not be used for financial,
> > commercial, and user-centric applications"
I'm generally sympathetic to this point of view, but if Maxima
supported exact decimal arithmetic as well as floating point,
the two should have different notations.
More information about the Maxima