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Thread: Microship 24bit Floating point format question
face BY : Thomas Robert de Massy email (remove spam text)

Sorry I'm reposting the message because I forgot the topic tag in the first

   I'm converting some numbers to Microship's 32 & 24bits floating point
format (Microship application notes AN575 IEEE 754 compliant floating point
routines) but I have problems converting the zero number, I know it should
be a denormalized number but I'm not able to find the correct answer.

converting 1 to 24bits I get :
e = 0
eb = 7F
f = 0000
1 = 7F0000

and converting 0
e = 0
eb = 7f
f = 0000
0 = 7f0000

what's the correct answer ? can you explain ?
thanks in advance

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