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[Bug 2213] R-221: Question about decimal values with >18 digits

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Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2005 19:15:34 +0000
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           Summary: R-221: Question about decimal values with >18 digits
           Product: XML Schema
           Version: 1.0
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: XSD Part 2: Datatypes
        AssignedTo: cmsmcq@w3.org
        ReportedBy: sandygao@ca.ibm.com
         QAContact: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org

Are implementations expected to handle decimal values with > 18 digits? And, 
since unsignedLong is derived from decimal, should the minimum number of digits 
supported be 20 instead?

See: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-xml-schema-ig/2003Dec/0025.html 

Note: this relates to issues raised in R-90 (bug 2080)
Received on Wednesday, 14 September 2005 19:15:42 UTC

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