Query about mod operator

Eric Chatonet eric.chatonet at sosmartsoftware.com
Mon Apr 21 10:38:34 EDT 2008


Hi Paul,

Le 21 avr. 08 à 16:11, Paul Williams a écrit :

> why does 8 mod 0.05  return 0.05 ?

As the docs say: Evaluates to the remainder left over when one number  
is divided by another.
I assume this means that you can't use a value < 1 because it would  
not be a division but a multiplication.
And I don't know how to get the remainder of a multiplication ;-)
Anyway, the engine should throw an error and the docs could be  
clearer...

Best regards from Paris,
Eric Chatonet.
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