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On Sat, 17 Jun 2006, Joseph Stewart wrote:
2#1001 gets converted into 9 and
16#ff gets converted to 255
1#111 gets converted to 3 (okay, base one isn't that useful)

This would make some of my code much easier to read.

Umm... given that the largest digit in a given radix is one less than
the radix, should that be 1#000 gets converted to 0? 1 wouldn't be a
valid digit in base 1 just as 2 is not a valid digit in base 2.

roger ivie