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Re: Part II: Picking the Right MCU for Your Application
Jon Titus   1/17/2012 3:10:45 PM
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Q: Jon, do you recommend anything for working with Binary Coded Decimal?

A:  You can use BCD, but BCD math can get tricky.  Some of the early MCUs had a decimal-adjust op code for these types of operations, but I don't know if any recent devices do.  I have never had to use BCD operations except to convert to and from BCD.  Maybe a few MCU vendors have a BCD library?



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