[fpc-pascal] Writing floating points to steams

Serguei TARASSOV serge at arbinada.com
Wed Jan 13 09:27:24 CET 2016

On 13/01/2016 08:47, fpc-pascal-request at lists.freepascal.org wrote:
> On 2016-01-12 10:45, Torsten Bonde Christiansen wrote:
>> Since TStream doesn't have any native WriteFloat/Double and the likes,
>> some conversion is needed - but what is a good strategy for this?
Depends on size constraints.
In the simple case you should convert float to locale-independent string 
value (no spaces, no commas separators) then write it.
If the size does matter, you may convert float to corresponding byte 
array then write it.


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