# [R] Converting Decimal numbers into Binary

Paul Bernal p@u|bern@|07 @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Sat Dec 28 00:41:56 CET 2019

```Thank you Richard.

Best regards,

Paul

El vie., 27 de diciembre de 2019 4:27 p. m., Richard O'Keefe <
raoknz using gmail.com> escribió:

> The specific problem you are trying to solve is so constrained that
> you do not need a
> general purpose method.
> You start with a string that contains characters drawn from a *subset*
> of ASCII with
> at most 64 elements.  Accordingly, all you need is a table mapping
> characters to
> 6-character strings.
> table <- c("8" = "001000", w = "111111", ...)
> Then you just split your 28-character string into a character vector,
> index the table with that vector, and paste the results together.
>
> (By the way, at no point in the process do you have the least interest
> in converting
> anything to decimal.)
>
> On Sat, 28 Dec 2019 at 05:31, Paul Bernal <paulbernal07 using gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Dear Jeff,
> >
> > Hope you are doing great. The link I provide below has the results I am
> > expecting. I am doing a test, trying to convert this string:
> "133m using ogP00PD
> > ;88MD5MTDww using 2D7k" into ascii numbers, then to decimal, and ultimately,
> into
> > binary. I am trying to recreate the results obtained in the link below.
> >
> > http://www.it-digin.com/blog/?p=20
> >
> >
> > Thanks for any guidance you can provide,
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Paul
> >
> > El vie., 27 dic. 2019 a las 11:18, Jeff Newmiller (<
> jdnewmil using dcn.davis.ca.us>)
> > escribió:
> >
> > > Your question is incomplete... what do you expect the result to be?
> > >
> > > Perhaps [1] is relevant?
> > >
> > > [1]
> > >
> https://stackoverflow.com/questions/52298995/r-binary-decimal-conversion-confusion-ais-data
> > >
> > > On December 27, 2019 7:42:36 AM PST, Paul Bernal <
> paulbernal07 using gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > >Dear friends,
> > > >
> > > >Hope you are all doing well. I need to find a way to convert ascii
> > > >numbers
> > > >to six digit binary numbers:
> > > >
> > > >I am working with this example, I converted the string to ascii, and
> > > >finally to decimal, but I am having trouble converting the decimal
> > > >numbers
> > > >into their six digit binary representation. The code below is exactly
> > > >what
> > > >I have so far:
> > > >
> > > >ascii_datformat <- utf8ToInt("133m using ogP00PD;88MD5MTDww using 2D7k")
> > > >ascii_datformat
> > > >
> > > >Base <- ascii_datformat - 48
> > > >
> > > >ifelse(Base > 40, Base-8, Base)
> > > >
> > > >x <- rev(intToBits(Base))
> > > >dec2bin <- function(x) paste(as.integer(rev(intToBits(x))), collapse =
> > > >"")
> > > >dec2bin
> > > >
> > > >any guidance will be greatly appreciated,
> > > >
> > > >Best regards,
> > > >
> > > >Paul
> > > >
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> > > >
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