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how to convert float to int?

 
Anto Telvin
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hi all

how to convert float to int manually using paper
 
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Originally posted by Anto telvin Mathew:
hi all

how to convert float to int manually using paper


You already asked how to manually convert between floating point numbers which requires you to understand the IEEE format. You already asked how to convert amoung the whole numbers, which requires you to understand twos complements.

There is no black magic here. Once you understand both, you can do the conversion easily. Of course, understanding both, particularly the IEEE format is not easy. In fact, IMO, I believe the IEEE format may be a waste of time for any beginner to try to figure it out -- it is just annoyingly difficult.

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This post is purely for future reference -- as in time, the other posts mentioned, may be far from this one. So, for anyone else that are interested, here are the related posts that I referred Anto to...

http://www.coderanch.com/t/411847/java/java/convert-double-float

http://www.coderanch.com/t/411840/java/java/convert-number-IEEE-FPS

http://www.coderanch.com/t/411848/java/java/convert-long-byte

http://www.coderanch.com/t/411768/java/java/converting-int-byte

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convert float to int.

least significant digits may be tructated.
 
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i am sorry highest order bits will be truncated
 
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