[erlang-questions] Adding the mochinum functions to erlang

Colm Dougan <>
Thu Feb 5 14:10:36 CET 2009


I find Bob Ippolito's mochinum module to be very useful :


Particularly when representing floats as strings, as detailed here :


I also notice that the source file or beam, or some code based on it
gets duplicated in a lot of open source projects.

I think it would be useful to add these functions to erlang itself.
What do other people think?


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