Thread: pi

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    how would i go about calculating pi to 1 million decimal places???

    I know it's stupid but I desperate!

    please somebody help me I've got to get this off my shoulders

    Dave Smith

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    Why do you need that kind of precision? Are you doing calculations for a particle accelerator or something? To calculate any number to one million decimal places in C you have to use a custom data structure. Calculate the number in small bits and then add those bits to a node in a linked list, to print the number traverse the list.

    Or use a language without number size constraints, like LISP.

    My best code is written with the delete key.

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