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GNU Octave: How to change base from DEC to BIN?

GNU Octave: How to change base from DEC to BIN?

I need to do many binary calculations of the form:

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"The long answer is, it's possible, but you'll have to a) program it yourself, or b) get someone to program it for you. This method of writing fractional base-2 just isn't used in computing.

Programming a function to convert this representation of fractional binary numbers into standard IEEE754 double-precision floating point binary isn't impossible, so if it's an absolute must-have, it is doable."