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oct2dec

Convert octal to decimal numbers

Syntax

d = oct2dec(c)

Description

d = oct2dec(c) converts an octal matrix c to a decimal matrix d, element by element. In both octal and decimal representations, the rightmost digit is the least significant.

Examples

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Convert Octal Matrix to Decimal Equivalent

Convert a 2-by-2 octal matrix its decimal equivalent.

d = oct2dec([12 144;0 25])
d =

    10   100
     0    21

The octal number 144 is equivalent to 100 because $144 = 1(8^2)+4(8^1)+4(8^0)=100$.

See Also

Introduced before R2006a

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