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hpgcc2 loop problem
03-15-2021, 11:18 AM
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RE: hpgcc2 loop problem
(03-15-2021 10:14 AM)brickviking Wrote:  From quick testing here, your C code appears to be correct. I can't tell what your HP code is doing though, as I've never tried compiling stuff under hpgcc and executing it from the calculator.

This is the C code I used to test that things worked:


Code:

#include <stdio.h>
#include <stdlib.h>

int main(int argc, char **argv) {
  int n, i, sum=0;
  /* Some arg checking first */
  if (argc < 2) {
    printf("Cannot run with nothing\n");
    exit(1);
  }
  if (argc > 2) {
    printf("Too many args; I only need one number.\n");
    exit(1);
  }
  /* Absolutely no checking that argv[1] is an int */
  n = atoi(argv[1]);
  for (i=1; i<=n; i++) {
    sum += i;
  }
  printf("%d\n", sum);
  exit(0);
}


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I've tried with online C editor too and I confirmed there is no error. Program runs well.

(03-15-2021 10:22 AM)toml_12953 Wrote:  
(03-13-2021 06:41 AM)BINUBALL Wrote:  I use HPGCC2 and this tutorial to make sum program for 50g.
http://sense.net/~egan/hpgcc/
example, This sum program made in UserRPL looks like this
Code:
<< -> n
<< 0. 1. n FOR X X + NEXT
>>
>>
It's simple program, which gets stack 1 number and calculate 1 to that number sum.

so, I want to C's speed. I coded this.
Code:
#include <hpgcc49.h>

int main(void)
{
    // sum 1 to n and counter i
    int n, i;
    int sum = 0;
    // fast mode
    sys_slowOff();
    // get stack 1 real number
    n = sat_pop_real();
    // calculate sum
    for (i = 1; i <= n; i++) {
        sum += i;
    }
    // output
    sat_push_real(sum);
    sys_slowOn();
    return(0);
}
and based on top tutorial, I made UserRPL wrapper.
Code:
<< "Input 1 real" -> n
<< DEPTH IF 0 == THEN u DOERR END 3: "EXTEND/SM" EVAL
>>
>>
where "EXTEND/SM" is C program's location.

But I execute this program to calculate 1 to 1000 sum, It gives 499500 instead of 500500. and number goes up over 1000, It gives wrong answer.
ex)
input -> answer
999 -> 499,500 (correct)
1,000 -> 499,500 (incorrect which is 500,500)
1,001 -> 500,500 (incorrect which is 501,501)
2,000 -> 1,999,000 (incorrect which is 2,001,000)
10,000,000 -> -2,001,260,032 (I think it is overflow)

I'm a very noob for C, so my code may be wrong. What's wrong with my program?

Just a WAG (wild-ass guess) but could it be that you're putting a real on the stack while your routine expects an integer?

That's a good guess. But I tried with integer 100, it gives 100 0. , therefore it doesn't compute sum.

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Messages In This Thread
hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-13-2021, 06:41 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - brickviking - 03-15-2021, 10:14 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - toml_12953 - 03-15-2021, 10:22 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-15-2021 11:18 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - Egan Ford - 03-15-2021, 05:55 PM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-16-2021, 12:42 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-16-2021, 03:34 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - Egan Ford - 03-18-2021, 05:01 PM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - Claudio L. - 03-16-2021, 04:20 PM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - Egan Ford - 03-18-2021, 05:02 PM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - Claudio L. - 03-19-2021, 02:51 PM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-20-2021, 07:38 AM
RE: hpgcc2 loop problem - BINUBALL - 03-17-2021, 01:19 AM



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