pack doesn't support this directly. This will do the job, though it can probably be made significantly more efficient:
my $num = shift;
my @digits = split'',abs $num;
unshift @digits, 0 unless @digits & 1;
push @digits, $num < 0 ? 13: 12;
my $comp3 = ''; $comp3 .= chr( shift( @digits ) * 16 + shift( @dig
+its ) )
print unpack 'H*', toComp3( 240 );;
It also doesn't cover unsigned numbers. Though a flag to indicate signed-ness could be added.
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