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gmp_testbit

(PHP 5 >= 5.3.0, PHP 7, PHP 8)

gmp_testbitTests if a bit is set

Description

gmp_testbit(GMP|int|string $num, int $index): bool

Tests if the specified bit is set.

Parameters

num

A GMP object, an int or a numeric string.

index

The bit to test

Return Values

Returns true if the bit is set in num, otherwise false.

Errors/Exceptions

An E_WARNING level error is issued when index is less than zero, and false is returned.

Examples

Example #1 gmp_testbit() example

<?php
$n 
gmp_init("1000000");
var_dump(gmp_testbit($n1));
gmp_setbit($n1);
var_dump(gmp_testbit($n1));
?>

The above example will output:

bool(false)
bool(true)

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bluej100@gmail
14 years ago
gmp_testbit will be very useful for my (over 64-bit) bitmask checking.

In the meantime, I think these are the best replacements.

Mostly full:

<?php
(gmp_scan1($a, $index) == $index)
?>

Mostly empty:

<?php
(gmp_scan0($a, $index) != $index)
?>

Still worst-case O(N), though.
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