Author mark.dickinson
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Date 2010-06-04.20:21:59
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> The timedelta(seconds=0.6112295) example is handled correctly

No, it's not!  It's being rounded *up* where it should be being rounded *down*.

> because 0.6112295 sec is not half way between two nearest microseconds

Exactly.  The actual value stored by the C double is a little closer to 0.611229 than to 0.611230.
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