Author mark.dickinson
Recipients eric.smith, mark.dickinson, py.user, skrah
Date 2012-01-23.08:40:44
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IMO, the behaviour is fine;  it's the docs that are unclear.  The rules for Decimal are different mainly because trailing zeros have meaning for the Decimal type.  (Decimal('1.250') and Decimal('1.25') are two distinct Decimal objects, unlike float('1.250') and float('1.25').)

See also issue #7094.
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