[Kst] [Bug 88497] New: inconsistant numbering (scientific notation)
in status bar
matt at truch.net
Tue Aug 31 05:42:08 CEST 2004
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Summary: inconsistant numbering (scientific notation) in status
Platform: RedHat RPMs
AssignedTo: kst kde org
ReportedBy: matt truch net
Version: 1.0.0_devel (using KDE KDE 3.2.2)
Installed from: RedHat RPMs
The cursor position (or actual vector values when in datamode) are displayed in the statusbar at the bottom of a kst window. Sometimes normal notation and scientific notation are mixed in a strange way. For example: If the value of exactly 100 appears, it will display that as '1E+02', but as you move the cursor up it reads '101', '102', '103', etc., and down it reads '99', '98', '97'. Logically you would expect it to read '100'. I imagine this also happens at 1000, but I have not tried it.
Expected behavior: It only switches to scientific notation when it 'makes sense to do so, ie for large and small values', and does not switch between the two needlessly or at intermediate values.
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