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Re: Re: Off topic: lightbulb joke...

by waswas-fng (Curate)
on Aug 11, 2003 at 19:03 UTC ( #282988=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Off topic: lightbulb joke...
in thread Off topic: lightbulb joke...

I think you mean 01 not 10. 01 is bin for 2.

-Waswas

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Re: Re: Re: Off topic: lightbulb joke...
by Mr. Muskrat (Canon) on Aug 11, 2003 at 19:11 UTC

    No, 10 is binary for 2.

    Think about this for a second... If 01 was binary for 2, then 00 would be binary for 1 and then what would zero be?

      0000 = 0
      1000 = 1
      0100 = 2
      1100 = 3
      0010 = 4


      Now lets not get into a endian war, I knew someone would bite. =)

      -Waswas

      edited: oops mistyped the bits for 4.

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