Is there any way to use the constant π i PI PE?
PI Performance Equation Reference manual (%PIHOME%\Help\PEReference.chm) should be installed with every PINS. I wasn't able to find a function or constant to return π directly. For that reason, I suggested you to calculate it. The equation (Asin(1)*2) is pretty short and hence could easily fit into your Equations even I must admit that this approach isn't the best from the readability perspective.
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What I recall out of my head is 3.1415926 but yes, you can calculate π.
Trigonometry PE functions are based on RAD. Therefore the following equation returns π: Asin(1)*2
I know the value of π, thank you
But I have a lot of PE calculations and I just would like to use a constant instead of 3.1415926.
In Excel I can use the function PI(). Is there something similar in PI PE?
A colleague of mine actually made a time series in the PI database named PI with the value 3.1415926. But that is a workaround.
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