New format/fwrite options

Richard Carlsson <>
Wed Mar 27 16:16:54 CET 2002


On 27 Mar 2002, Jouni Rynö wrote:

> and ~B for IO ? (= 10) :-)

Seriously, how about ~B for signed binary and ~b for precision-width
2-complement binary (default precision 32?)

	fwrite("~B", [-5])  =>  -101
	fwrite("~.8b", [-5])  =>  11111011
	fwrite("~.*b", [-5, 8])  =>  11111011

    /Richard


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