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Round to n decimals?
Joined: Nov 29, 2009
Dec 23, 2009 08:50:43
How does one round(123.456) to 123.46?
Everything I've found so far says
returns a whole number, so round(123.45) returns 123. The languages I'm most fluent in have a
round(value, number of decimals)
function to handle this.
I expect I either haven't run across it yet or haven't looked in the right place.
FYI, I've been programming for close to 25+ years (Progress, 4GL/ABL) but new to Java. I'm hoping to complete my
in the not too distant future.
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Joined: Mar 20, 2007
Dec 23, 2009 09:02:35
look at the class
and the setScale() method
Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Dec 23, 2009 09:14:34
An alternative is multiply by 100, then round, then divide by 100 again.
is better (and more accurate) though.
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