aspose file tools*
The moose likes JDBC and the fly likes printing doubles with full precision Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Databases » JDBC
Bookmark "printing doubles with full precision" Watch "printing doubles with full precision" New topic
Author

printing doubles with full precision

Scott Huddleston
Greenhorn

Joined: Jun 28, 2001
Posts: 12
I'm extracting doubles (from an Oracle 8i v.8.16 DB) using getDouble(i). I know that the value in the database has about 25 sigificant digits to the right of the decimal point. The problem is that I can't seem to print all the significant digits. Is there any way to print doubles with full precision? I've tried using NumberFormat and setting the max fractional digits to higher numbers, but it seems the maximum is 14 digits to the right of the decimal point and then it rounds automatically in the 15th position.
Thanks for any help.
 
wood burning stoves
 
subject: printing doubles with full precision