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Old 22 November 2015, 09:19   #22
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Originally Posted by Toni Wilen View Post
So that makes two programs (I only knew DM2 previously). Which in my opinion makes it extremely rare
They are rarely used but not extremely rare. Bitfield instructions are often handy when it comes to size optimising, I used them in quite a few of my 4k intros. They are often used in fade routines as well (to extract the separate RGB components). So don't discard bitfields.

Last edited by StingRay; 22 November 2015 at 18:06. Reason: Spelling of "components" was way off, never post before having your first coffee :)
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