Re: How to indicate a field of bits in a byte

Subject: Re: How to indicate a field of bits in a byte
From: Jan Axelson <jan -at- Lvr -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2005 08:26:28 -0600



Bitfields are not standarized, and the compiler designer or chip-series
manufacturer will choose a means for labeling bits probably out of
tradition, habit, or convention.

Thanks, all, for the advice. I'll pick one convention and stick with it. (I'm writing a book that references documentation from multiple sources that use different conventions.)

Jan Axelson
www.Lvr.com




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References:
How to indicate a field of bits in a byte: From: Jan Axelson
Re: How to indicate a field of bits in a byte: From: gschnabl

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