Bug 47598 - Formula evaluator should evaluate "(0.06-0.01)=0.05" to "TRUE"
Summary: Formula evaluator should evaluate "(0.06-0.01)=0.05" to "TRUE"
Alias: None
Product: POI
Classification: Unclassified
Component: HSSF (show other bugs)
Version: 3.5-dev
Hardware: PC Windows XP
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: POI Developers List
URL: http://www.nabble.com/Rounding-proble...
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Reported: 2009-07-28 20:17 UTC by Josh Micich
Modified: 2009-07-28 20:49 UTC (History)
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Description Josh Micich 2009-07-28 20:17:04 UTC
Excel seems to have some tricks to suppress IEEE floating point rounding anomalies.

In POI, the formula "(0.06-0.01)=0.05" currently evaluates to "FALSE"
Comment 1 Josh Micich 2009-07-28 20:49:12 UTC
Fixed in svn r798771

junts added

Some improvements were also made to NumberToTextConverter (The last of the recently added test examples have now been enabled).