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Conversion of flonums to floating point is correct, and compatible with previous assemblers. Rounding is towards zero if the remainder is exactly half the least significant bit.

`D`

, `F`

, `G`

and `H`

floating point formats are understood.

Immediate floating literals (*e.g.* `S`$6.9`) are rendered correctly. Again, rounding is towards zero in the boundary case.

The `.float`

directive produces `f`

format numbers. The `.double`

directive produces `d`

format numbers.