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What's your decimal separator of choice?, From Topic ID: 50667
Cartman_Sr
post Dec 4 2006, 01:59
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QUOTE (Jose Hidalgo @ Dec 3 2006, 02:51) *
Considering that a LOT of countries are affected by the -A bug (almost every country in fact !), and


North America uses "." So it's not almost every country. dry.gif
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pepoluan
post Dec 5 2006, 01:46
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My country's standard decimal point is the comma, but we're so used to US punctuation (and calculators) that when dealing with electronic equipment, we used "." as the decimal point.

However, the national standard is "," and all scientific documents and/or official documents must use "," for decimal point.

So I personally went the French way to prevent confusion between using "," as a decimal point or thousands separator.


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