HOSTSIGNS

Note:

This directive is deprecated and may be removed in a future product. Use the checker options SIGN-FIXUP, HOST-NUMMOVE, and HOST-NUMCOMPARE instead.

Syntax:

>>-.---.-.----.---HOSTSIGNS------><
   +-/-+ +-NO-+

Parameters:

None

Properties:

Default: NOHOSTSIGNS
Phase: Generate
$SET: Initial

Comments:

Specifying HOSTSIGNS causes COMP-3 arithmetic to be performed by a non-optimized route, reducing the efficiency of your programs.

For smaller, faster code you should not specify HOSTSIGNS.