[Coco] replicating bitwise operators in BASIC
dave at davebiz.com
Fri Sep 9 08:14:48 EDT 2016
Actually the XOR could be constructed out of just AND and NOT.
On 9/8/2016 11:09 PM, Barry Nelson wrote:
> The operators AND, OR, and NOT work fine.
> PRINT 3 AND 2
> outputs 2
> PRINT 1 OR 2
> outputs 3
> The XOR operator can be constructed out of AND, OR, and NOT.
>> Brett Gordon beretta42 at gmail.com
>> Thu Sep 8 23:54:22 EDT 2016
>> BASIC gurus:
>> In noodling with Jim's test code for the CoCoNIC, I realized the lack of
>> bitwise AND, XOR, OR, etc. in coco BASIC. What's the orthodox way of
>> replicating these operators that are so customary in other languages? I
>> remember loads of head scratching in Lua, which like our BASIC, also lacks
>> basic bitwise functions and converts all numbers to floats.
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