Produce parity-check and generator matrices for Hamming code
h = hammgen(m)
h = hammgen(m,pol)
[h,g] = hammgen(...)
[h,g,n,k] = hammgen(...)
For all syntaxes, the codeword length is n
. n
has
the form 2^{m} – 1 for some positive
integer m
greater than or equal to 3. The message
length, k
, has the form n
– m
.
h = hammgen(m)
produces
an m
-by-n
parity-check matrix
for a Hamming code having codeword length n = 2^m-1
. The input m
is a positive
integer greater than or equal to 3. The message length of the code
is n
– m
. The binary
primitive polynomial used to produce the Hamming code is the default
primitive polynomial for GF(2^m
), represented by gfprimdf
(m)
.
h = hammgen(m,pol)
produces
an m
-by-n
parity-check matrix
for a Hamming code having codeword length n = 2^m-1
. The input m
is a positive
integer greater than or equal to 3. The message length of the code
is n
– m
. pol
is
a row vector that gives the coefficients, in order of ascending powers,
of the binary primitive polynomial for GF(2^m
)
that is used to produce the Hamming code. Alternatively, you can specify pol
as
a polynomial string. hammgen
produces
an error if pol
represents a polynomial that is
not, in fact, primitive.
[h,g] = hammgen(...)
is
the same as h = hammgen(...)
except that it also
produces the k
-by-n generator matrix g
that
corresponds to the parity-check matrix h
. k
,
the message length, equals n-m
, or 2^m-1-m
.
[h,g,n,k] = hammgen(...)
is
the same as [h,g] = hammgen(...)
except that it
also returns the codeword length n
and the message
length k
.
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