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  1. OMG Issue

GENE — For interoperability, need a rule for formatting numbers

  • Key: GENE-25
  • Legacy Issue Number: 5560
  • Status: closed  
  • Source: Rosetta Biosoftware Business Unit ( Michael Miller)
  • Summary:

    Request from Michael Miller, Rosetta Biosoftware, for clarification
    on how numbers should be formatted:

    • integer values are just digits
    • floating point numbers use a '.' (period), with an optional leading
      zero and an optional leading +/- sign:
    • -0.912
    • scientific notation: optional leading zero, optional leading +/-
      sign on the exponent and mantissa:
    • -2.34E-12
  • Reported: GENE 1.0b1 — Mon, 29 Jul 2002 04:00 GMT
  • Disposition: Resolved — GENE 1.0
  • Disposition Summary:

    reject the change but then see below

  • Updated: Fri, 6 Mar 2015 20:58 GMT