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From Volker Mische <volker.mis...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Fixed precision of floating point number not respected in views
Date Wed, 20 Feb 2013 13:29:42 GMT
On 02/20/2013 08:39 AM, Luca Morandini wrote:
> On 02/20/2013 05:29 PM, Jens Alfke wrote:
>>
>> It sounds like you are just going to have to accept tiny bits of roundoff
>> error. If you think it makes the numbers look ugly, make your app do a
>> bit of
>> truncation when it displays them. It seems like hyperbole to say that
>> this is
>> going to block your project.
> 
> The sore point is -repeating myself again- that the non-rounding of
> output makes number-heavy JSON rather cumbersome, and when you have to
> transfer thousands of points to the client, every digit counts.

Luca, do you know how much difference it makes after gzipping the
response? Does it still make a huge difference?

Cheers,
  Volker

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