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authorChris Larson <chris_larson@mentor.com>2011-01-13 08:42:13 -0700
committerMartin Jansa <Martin.Jansa@gmail.com>2011-04-22 16:39:24 +0200
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oe.types: add floating point type
Optional flags: 'fromhex': if set to a true value (obeying the same rules as for the boolean type), your string value is in base 16, not base 10 Signed-off-by: Chris Larson <chris_larson@mentor.com>
-rw-r--r--lib/oe/_types.py13
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/lib/oe/_types.py b/lib/oe/_types.py
index b9eb2d2..ea31cf4 100644
--- a/lib/oe/_types.py
+++ b/lib/oe/_types.py
@@ -89,3 +89,16 @@ def integer(value, numberbase=10):
'numberbase' flag."""
return int(value, int(numberbase))
+
+_float = float
+def float(value, fromhex='false'):
+ """OpenEmbedded floating point type
+
+ To use this type, set the type flag to 'float', and optionally set the
+ 'fromhex' flag to a true value (obeying the same rules as for the
+ 'boolean' type) if the value is in base 16 rather than base 10."""
+
+ if boolean(fromhex):
+ return _float.fromhex(value)
+ else:
+ return _float(value)