From Wikipedia: In computing, floating point describes a method of representing an approximation to real numbers in a way that can support a wide range of values. The numbers are, in general, represented approximately to a fixed number of significant digits (the mantissa) and scaled using an ...
I have by chance discovered how ESRI ArcMap displays special floating point values to the user. +∞ (positive infinity) is displayed as 1.#INF –∞ (negative infinity) would supposedly be displayed as ...
I have been trying to check my filters on DEM raster for pattern recognition and it is always resulting in missing last rows and columns(like..20). I have tried with PIL library, image load. Then with ...
I am trying to understand why a floating point is inaccurate. Please bear in mind that I am not a mathematician. What is exactly the difference between floating point and double integers? and why use ...