[Haskell-cafe] Why 'round' does not just round numbers ?

Janis Voigtlaender voigt at tcs.inf.tu-dresden.de
Mon Oct 27 09:30:56 EDT 2008

Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> It is certainly what I learnt in school.  But that was another school.

Hmm, on reflection, taking Neil's explanation into account and the fact
that this rounding mode was referred to as "banker's rounding", the
point may be that it was not only another school, but another world
(politically, pre-'89 ;-).

Dr. Janis Voigtlaender
mailto:voigt at tcs.inf.tu-dresden.de

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