converting integers to BigDecimals

Discussion in 'Java' started by BemusedbyQM, Nov 12, 2005.

  1. BemusedbyQM

    BemusedbyQM Guest

    how would you convert an ordinary 'int' integer into a java BigDecimal? i
    have a java line that produces random java integers in the range 1 - 9 and i
    want next to convert these integers into java BigDecimals. how would i do
    BemusedbyQM, Nov 12, 2005
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  2. int j = ...;
    BigDecimal bd = new BigDecimal (j);
    Matt Humphrey, Nov 12, 2005
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  3. BemusedbyQM

    Roedy Green Guest

    Are you sure you don't want BigInteger?

    If you did then new BigInteger( String ) will do it. You must convert
    your int to String first. see
    for how.

    If you want BigDecimal there is new BigDecimal ( int ). I am puzzled
    why you had a problem with that one.
    Roedy Green, Nov 12, 2005
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