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[REBOL] Strange multiply phenomenon

From: swhite::ci::bloomington::mn::us at: 4-Aug-2009 16:20

I have been trying to convert a decimal number, representing dollars and cents, into a fixed-length string for use in building a fixed-format data file, for sending to a bank. I have been off by a penny on my current attempt and I have narrowed it down to the following REBOL statement that I can run at the interpreter prompt, giving the following result:
>> print to-integer multiply 76.71 100
Can anyone explain this? Thank you. Steven White City of Bloomington 1800 W Old Shakopee Rd Bloomington MN 55431-3096 USA 952-563-4882 (voice) 952-563-4672 (fax)