22290[Clip] Re: Finding gaps in a sequence
- Dec 2 6:32 AMYes, I was still confused by my earlier attempt to convert character codes to hex codes using ascii.
My test clip still had elements of hex code in it.
Color me embarrassed.
--- In email@example.com, Art Kocsis <artkns@...> wrote:
> At 11/30/2011 13:28, Eb wrote:
> >The alphabet is like a base-26 number set (English aplhabet), after
> >shifting a to zero. Straight conversion to numbers creates gaps, where it
> >rolls to the next digit, i.e. aaz --> aba has a gap of 26!, the value of
> >the next digit, and azz to baa has a gap much larger!
> If I am interpreting correctly what you said here, the statement is not
> correct - there is no gap using the alphabet as symbols for a base 26
> numbering system.
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