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Inspired by this recent work, I've written a string-to-IEEE 754 single precision floating-point conversion routine. Below shows 3.14159 x 10^6 being entered and the corresponding encoding in memory:

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I'll now modify the routine to convert strings to IEEE 754 double precision format.
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