X"F4"

Syntax:

call x"F4" using byte
                 array

Parameters:

  Using call prototype (see Key) Picture
byte cblt-x1-compx pic x comp-x.
array cblt-x1-compx occurs 8 pic x comp-x occurs 8

On Entry:

array The bits to be packed.

On Exit:

byte The packed byte.

Comments:

The routine takes the eight bytes from array and uses the least significant bit of each byte to form byte. The first occurrence in array becomes the most significant bit of byte (bit 7).

00000001 00000001 00000000 00000000 00000001 00000000 00000001 00000001
       |        |        |        |        |        |        |        | 
       |        |        |        |+-------+        |        |        |
       |        |        +-------+||+---------------+        |        |
       |        +---------------+||||+-----------------------+        |
       +-----------------------+||||||+-------------------------------+
                               ||||||||
                               vvvvvvvv
                               11001011