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Report From: Delphi-BCB/Compiler/Delphi/Language    [ Add a report in this area ]  
Report #:  95792   Status: Open
Introduce DECIMAL type(128-bit data type) in language
Project:  Delphi Build #:  15.0.3953.35171
Version:    15.1 Submitted By:   Anton Plotnikov
Report Type:  New Feature Request Date Reported:  7/3/2011 8:57:33 PM
Severity:    Serious / Highly visible problem Last Updated: 7/23/2013 5:49:19 AM
Platform:    All versions Internal Tracking #:   41183
Resolution: Duplicate (Resolution Comments) Resolved in Build: : None
Duplicate of:  68381
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Description
Please introduce a full support of decimal type in Delphi language, compiler and RTL (like "decimal" in C#) instead of ugly tBCD.

[128-bit data type]
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/364x0z75(v=VS.100).aspx
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Tomohiro Takahashi at 7/4/2011 1:30:13 AM -
>  (like "decimal" in C#)
Do you need 128-bit data type?
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/364x0z75(v=VS.100).aspx

Anton Plotnikov at 7/4/2011 11:46:50 PM -
Yes. Such precision matches to common sql servers' NUMERIC type.

Márton Balassa at 2/27/2012 3:56:16 AM -
I think this is a duplicate of report #68381

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