Reference.Bit History

Hide minor edits - Show changes to markup

June 05, 2009, at 05:26 PM by David A. Mellis -
Deleted lines 6-7:

bit() is currently limited to 16 bit (int, word) datatypes, and bit(15) returns -32768, apparently reflecting a signed data type.

May 15, 2009, at 01:50 PM by Paul Badger -
Changed lines 5-6 from:

Computes the value of the specified bit (bit 0 is 1, bit 1 is 2, bit 2 is 4, etc.).

to:

Computes the value of the specified bit (bit 0 is 1, bit 1 is 2, bit 2 is 4, etc.).

bit() is currently limited to 16 bit (int, word) datatypes, and bit(15) returns -32768, apparently reflecting a signed data type.

November 02, 2008, at 11:06 AM by David A. Mellis -
Added lines 1-24:

bit()

Description

Computes the value of the specified bit (bit 0 is 1, bit 1 is 2, bit 2 is 4, etc.).

Syntax

bit(n)

Parameters

n: the bit whose value to compute

Returns

the value of the bit

See also

Share