visualSTATE

I have been writing this blog now for about 18 months and in reviewing my posts I’ve noticed that my posts are often critical of technologies, manufacturers and or products. Well today is a first for me, because I’d like to offer my first product endorsement. The endorsement goes to visualSTATE from IAR . I’ve been using […]

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Integer Log functions

A few months ago I wrote about a very nifty square root function in Jack Crenshaw’s book “Math Toolkit for Real-time Programming”. As elegant as the square root function is, it pails in comparison to what Crenshaw calls his ‘bitlog’ function. This is some code that computes the log (to base 2 of course) of an integer […]

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