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- Subject: Re: Possible improvements to the LNUM patch?
- From: Doug Currie <doug.currie@...>
- Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 14:40:48 -0400
On Monday, April 14, 2008 Aladdin Lampé wrote:
> I would like to use Lua in a "financial" context, where using
> "doubles" for floating point decimal numbers is not enough regarding to precision.
> Indeed, dealing with large monetary values may trigger overflows in
> the calculations... I certainly do not want this to happen.
> [...] should I instead use some available BCD library?
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