Real Types

The real types store the binary representation of a sign (+ or -), an exponent, and a significand. A real value has the form

+/- significand * 2exponent where the significand has a single bit to the left of the binary decimal point. (That is, 0 <= significand < 2.)

In the figures that follow, the most significant bit is always on the left and the least significant bit on the right. The numbers at the top indicate the width (in bits) of each field, with the leftmost items stored at the highest addresses. For example, for a Real48 value, e is stored in the first byte, f in the following five bytes, and s in the most significant bit of the last byte.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

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