Re: Digits separator

Subject: Re: Digits separator
From: Alec Chakenov <alec -dot- chakenov -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Lin Sims <ljsims -dot- ml -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2014 19:59:47 +0700

Here, in Russia (and in some other European countries), a comma is a
decimal separator. However, when I write in English, I usually use a period
as a decimal separator, and white space as a thousands separator.


On Wed, Mar 19, 2014 at 7:37 PM, Lin Sims <ljsims -dot- ml -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> Actually, I've never specified. :) I don't speak for the company in any
> public way, and not saying who they are avoids them getting tetchy with me
> and maybe telling me I can't post to the list anymore.
>
> I can say that I work for a company that designs integrated circuit chips.
> Your mobile phone and your computer hard drive probably have some of our IP
> in them.
>
>
> On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 6:01 PM, Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net> wrote:
>
> > On 3/18/2014 1:30 PM, Lin Sims wrote:
> >
> >> We don't use a space here. Instead, we use the comma if the number is
> more
> >> than 4 digits long. ...
> >>
> >
> > Could you (and everyone else) specify "here" when you use that reference?
> > Some of us with short attention spans don't always remember where people
> > are.
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
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References:
Digits separator: From: Haim Roman
Re: Digits separator: From: Lin Sims
Re: Digits separator: From: Lauren
Re: Digits separator: From: Lin Sims

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