Manual Reference Pages - FTOS (1)
ftos - float to short data-type conversion.
Usage: ftos [arguments] [file]
Binary float-to-short conversion.
When error=on then the maximum and the mean quantization error is printed on the stderr. The quantization error for each floating point number x under the truncating operation int(x) is defined as the absolute quantization error as a proportion of the range:
(x-int(x)) / int(1+x)
16-bit under or overflow is also reported if it occurs.
options stof btoa atob
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|SunOS 5.6||FTOS (1)||7 September 1993|