Euphoria Ticket #760: decimal data type to prevent float errors

I suggest the decimal data type (aka money type), to be introduced to the language, and serve as a default for fractions.

I have seen it in C# (.net), and many languages have it now. for example:

thanks for the fun language


Type: Feature Request Severity: Normal Category: Language
Assigned To: unknown Status: New Reported Release:
Fixed in SVN #: View VCS: none Milestone:

1. Comment by mattlewis Apr 18, 2012

I don't see this ever becoming a built-in feature. It seems like a good idea for a UDT.

2. Comment by jimcbrown Apr 18, 2012

We've had something like this for a while:

I'm not aware of any plans to put this into the stdlib.


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