[Numpy-discussion] Possible roadmap addendum: building better text file readers

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Mon Feb 27 13:28:06 CST 2012


27.02.2012 19:07, Alan G Isaac kirjoitti:
> On 2/27/2012 1:00 PM, Paulo Jabardo wrote:
>> First of all '.' isn't international notation
> 
> That is in fact a standard designation.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decimal_mark#Influence_of_calculators_and_computers

ISO specifies comma to be used in international standards
(ISO/IEC Directives, part 2 / 6.6.8.1):

http://isotc.iso.org/livelink/livelink?func=ll&objId=10562502&objAction=download

Not that it necessarily is important for this discussion.



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