Re: way way off topic

2012-10-24 Thread Polytropon
On Wed, 24 Oct 2012 08:39:55 +0700, Erich Dollansky wrote: Hi, On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:13:05 -0700 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 05:52:02PM -0700, Gezeala M. Bacuño II wrote: if/when I ever find that v short exercise, THIS time, il'l remember to

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-24 Thread Erich Dollansky
Hi, On Wed, 24 Oct 2012 10:23:17 +0200 Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: On Wed, 24 Oct 2012 08:39:55 +0700, Erich Dollansky wrote: Hi, On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:13:05 -0700 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 05:52:02PM -0700, Gezeala M. Bacuño II wrote:

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-24 Thread Walter Hurry
On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 15:51:54 -0700, Gary Kline wrote: lets say that x == 15 and y == 16. Q: how much less is x than y? it is not just 1; there was some other way of finding the answer. 6.25% ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Polytropon
On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:31:18 +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last cent

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread perryh
Olivier Nicole olivier.nic...@cs.ait.ac.th wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last cent that I had a summary

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:31:18AM +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:34:36AM +0700, Erich Dollansky wrote: Hi, On Mon, 22 Oct 2012 21:20:07 -0700 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 08:52:49AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:31:18 +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 08:52:49AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:31:18 +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gezeala M . Bacuño II
% change = ( (present - past) / past ) * 100 On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 5:07 PM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 08:52:49AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:31:18 +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 05:52:02PM -0700, Gezeala M. Bacuño II wrote: % change = ( (present - past) / past ) * 100 yeah, this is exactly it for my how much more is 16 than 15 problem. or the ages example. It's 6.6[bar-over .6]% this is probably close to or

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-23 Thread Erich Dollansky
Hi, On Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:13:05 -0700 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 05:52:02PM -0700, Gezeala M. Bacuño II wrote: if/when I ever find that v short exercise, THIS time, il'l remember to 'splain stuff in /* * comments */ your

way way off topic

2012-10-22 Thread Gary Kline
apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last cent that I had a summary Somewhere, but cant find that either. here is the problem as best I can remember it. let's say that john is 8 and

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-22 Thread Olivier Nicole
Gary, On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last cent that I had a summary Somewhere, but cant find that either. here

Re: way way off topic

2012-10-22 Thread Erich Dollansky
Hi, On Mon, 22 Oct 2012 21:20:07 -0700 Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: apologies up front for this math type quandary. I had it in a std C program, but 3+ hours of grepping havent found it. I would have bet my last cent that I had a summary Somewhere, but cant find that either.