Excellent node. I completely forgot to cover the operators.
in reply to Re: Re: What A Wonderful World: Bitmasks!
in thread What A Wonderful World: Bitmasks!
One thing id like to add however is that your comment about XOR being the basis of simple encryption, while being true, should not be emulated. XOR based cyphers are particularly vulnerable to being cracked. Also, the most common use of XOR is right in front of everybodys eyes: graphics.
my friends call me, usually because I'm late....