Issue 115799

Summary: BASE(): support two's complement negative binary numbers (like DEC2BIN and HEX2BIN)
Product: Calc Reporter: efa <efa>
Component: programmingAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
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Severity: Trivial    
Priority: P3 CC: issues, pescetti
Version: OOo 3.2.1   
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Description efa 2010-11-26 13:49:54 UTC
BASE(): support two's complement negative binary numbers, like DEC2BIN and HEX2BIN

This is usefull to represent high value negative numbers. As DEC2BIN and HEX2BIN
are limited to 10 binary digit, so no solution to represent binary numbers less
than -512.
Comment 1 Andrea Pescetti 2010-12-05 17:26:50 UTC
For reference: see also the corresponding post in the OASIS mailing lists at
Comment 2 ooo 2010-12-06 12:51:23 UTC
For reference: tracked as