re: Bitmasks: A very esoteric (and impractical) way of managing booleans VIEW POST

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re: I don't do much programming in Java script and I don't know why one would use bit masks in a language that is mostly for browser side high level co...
 

Yup, you are definitely correct there. Perhaps I have been too harsh on bitmasks. I never really considered embedded systems when I wrote this article. I simply had a "JavaScript mindset", so to speak.

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