General Decimal Arithmetic
Specification
Version 1.08 14 Nov 2002
IBM

This document describes the operations of General Decimal Arithmetic; it is also available in PDF (Acrobat) and PostScript formats.
  1. Introduction overview
  2. Scope what's covered by the specification
  3. Model abstract representations
  4. Conversions to and from strings
  5. Operations arithmetic
  6. Exceptional conditions errors, etc.
  7. Appendix A The X3-274 subset simplified number set
  8. Appendix B Design concepts background
  9. Appendix C Changes since 26 July 2000.

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