On 2018-04-14 7:00 PM, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote: > ... > I'm familiar with Univac's having worked on the 1100 many moons ago, > But look at the line above my comment: > "you assume that a char is 8 bits, with a signed char having a range > of +/-255". > > An 8 bit signed char has the values -128 to +127, as I stated. even a 9 bit > signed char would not be +/-255 but -256 to +255.
Not in one's complement. > > bill >