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A new HP-67 Simulator for the iPhone
05-06-2016, 09:43 PM (This post was last modified: 05-06-2016 10:00 PM by Dieter.)
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RE: A new HP-67 Simulator for the iPhone
(05-06-2016 07:37 PM)Gerson W. Barbosa Wrote:  I assume the radix is selected automatically according to the user's region. That's a nice feature, as long as the user is allowed to change it occasionally, perhaps by means of an expanded decimal point selection box ( | . | , |Auto| ). Anyway, the choice between period and comma was not offered by the original HP-67, as far as I know.

Right. This was not required as the decimal marker occupied a whole display digit, cf. this picture. Since there also was no thousands separator the display was unambiguous in any region of the world. ;-)

So if an emulator precisely emulates a real HP67's display there is no need for switching between comma and period.

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