Machine bit representations

Ashley Yakeley
Tue, 24 Jul 2001 18:55:28 -0700

At 2001-07-24 16:51, wrote:

>Is it possible in Haskell to access the underlying machine bit 
>representation of a Float or Double value?

If you mean the _actual_ bit representation, then I hope not! But maybe 
there should be (or are) functions for converting such values to 
_standard_ platform-independent bit representations...

Ashley Yakeley, Seattle WA