Making it easy for developers to print floats without specifying precision was a mistake.


There is a door to the east.

open door

A long passage way to a chamber meets your vision.


You walk down the hall into the chamber, where a genie appears before you.

"Greetings, traveler! I will grant you 3.0000000000000000001 wishes!"

@freakazoid recently i had a timestamp with so much precision it couldn't be parsed as RFC 3339, I had to remove some of the second fractions with regex before parsing 🤡

@piggo The UI that inspired my post was also printing a time. Tablet on a conference room displaying the number of minutes until the reservation would be canceled if you didn't check in, to like 9 digits of precision.

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