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From: John Woodgate
Subject: Re: bits question
Date: Sun, 15 Sep 2002 19:43:35 +0100
Organization: JMWA Electronics Consultancy
Reply-To: John Woodgate
NNTP-Posting-Date: Sun, 15 Sep 2002 19:30:27 +0000 (UTC)
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I read in sci.electronics.design that Chuck Simmons
wrote (in <3D84AFF6.346754C3@webaccess.net>)
about 'bits question', on Sun, 15 Sep 2002:
>Clearly I don't care how many characters are needed to express the
>constant 0x42 since I will always reference it as "port_a_dir_init" in
>the program source. Basically, I try to divorce myself as much as
>possible from having to remember individual bits in a multitude of
>registers. Computers are supposed to do that for me.
That's probably why '0x' is accepted.
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