[futurebasic] Re: Re: [FB] FB^3 math accuracy

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From: Brian Stevens<brilor@...>
Date: Thu, 23 Sep 1999 17:44:47 -0700
>>I have not yet had a chance to test FB^3 with various calculations, but just
>>wondered if this situation would still exist. If conversion of dollars &
>>cents to long integers results in better performance than the current
>>rounding method I may change the code.

I have maintained various financial systems over the years and my
experience is virtually identical to Bill's and some others. Integers and
implied decimal points are MUCH easier and the rounding rules are the only
"variable".

Brian