Introducing Erlang

Errata for Introducing Erlang

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"If you’d rather just drop the decimal part completely, use the trunc() function, which effectively always rounds down." Not true for negative numbers. trunc(-5.33) = -5, which is a rounding up of -5.33.

Marvin D. Hernández  Aug 08, 2017