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Re: Clarification for format-number()

From: Bjorn Reese <breese@mail1.stofanet.dk>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 14:11:22 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <3A79B54C.7BDCD57F@mail1.stofanet.dk>
To: xsl-editors@w3.org
I wrote:

>  2. JDK 1.1 does not specify where the minus sign, percent, and per-mille
>     characters may or may not occur in the format string. I assume that the
>     minus sign must be immediately before the integer part, and that the
>     two others must follow immediately after the fraction part, but according
>     to the pseudo-BNF, they, together with the minus sign, cannot be part of
>     the format string at all.

I my eager to be as expressive as possible, I erroneously included the minus
sign in the above description. The minus sign is of course not used inside
the format string, and thus pose no problem. Sorry about that. The rest of
the issues above still stands though.
Received on Sunday, 4 February 2001 10:09:01 GMT

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