From 89b4f0ad099d4e64724f226448952d6442fa0c51 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Steve Peters
Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 16:43:44 +0000
Subject: [PATCH] Clarification on what Perl does to floating points in the
modulus operation.
p4raw-id: //depot/perl@28200
---
pod/perlop.pod | 4 +++-
1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/pod/perlop.pod b/pod/perlop.pod
index 4dffa4f..93cf44a3 100644
--- a/pod/perlop.pod
+++ b/pod/perlop.pod
@@ -260,7 +260,9 @@ operands C<$a> and C<$b>: If C<$b> is positive, then C<$a % $b> is
C<$a> minus the largest multiple of C<$b> that is not greater than
C<$a>. If C<$b> is negative, then C<$a % $b> is C<$a> minus the
smallest multiple of C<$b> that is not less than C<$a> (i.e. the
-result will be less than or equal to zero).
+result will be less than or equal to zero). If the operands
+C<$a> and C<$b> are floting point values, only the integer portion
+of C<$a> and C<$b> will be used in the operation.
Note that when C