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From "Gilles (Resolved) (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Resolved] (MATH-754) Additional Fraction Constructor
Date Sat, 03 Mar 2012 02:31:57 GMT

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Gilles resolved MATH-754.
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    Resolution: Won't Fix

This issue was based on a wrong assumption.

If you wish, please propose the enhancements (create Fraction objects based on various user
criteria) on the "dev" ML.
                
> Additional Fraction Constructor
> -------------------------------
>
>                 Key: MATH-754
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/MATH-754
>             Project: Commons Math
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>    Affects Versions: 3.0
>         Environment: All
>            Reporter: Travis Hanna
>            Priority: Minor
>              Labels: features, newbie, patch
>             Fix For: 3.0
>
>         Attachments: math.patch
>
>
> I'm writing some code which outputs fractional measurements meant for human consumption.
I need a constructor for Fraction which allows you to restrict the denominators to a finite
set. This is necessary due to the fact that real-world tools are only available with certain
fractions. For example, it's next to impossible to find a ruler with 1/7 inch marked :). 
> I'm attaching a patch which implements the functionality. I've attempted to mimic the
style of the existing code as much as possible. One caveat: I don't speak French so the french
error message is a computer-generated translation and probably very poor.

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