converting BigDecimal to BigInteger

Discussion in 'Java' started by Jeremy Watts, Jun 28, 2005.

  1. Jeremy Watts

    Jeremy Watts Guest


    How would you convert a 'BigDecimal' number to a 'BigInteger' ? I cant seem
    to be able to do this.

    More specifically, lets say I had the BigDecimal 5.0000, and wanted to
    convert this to 5 , and then have Java treat that as '5' in BigInteger
    form , then how would I do this?

    Jeremy Watts, Jun 28, 2005
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  2. Jeremy Watts

    karoshi Guest

    BigDecimal myBigDecimal = new BigDecimal(5.0d);
    BigInteger myBigInteger = myBigDecimal.toBigInteger();
    karoshi, Jun 28, 2005
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    Roedy Green Guest

    if there is not a more direct way, export and import a string.

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