Accession Number:

ADA007480

Title:

PAKUNPK: A Set of General Purpose Computer Routines to Accomplish Word Packing and Unpacking, for Use with the CDC Fortran FTN Compiler,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The precision available on a particular computer system for the storage of variable values is often more than is actually needed. A set of computer routines, PAKUNPK, has been developed to enable the user to make the most effective use of core storage by packing more than one data value within a computer word.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE