[Tutor] Convert integer number to binary representation

John Fouhy john at fouhy.net
Fri Nov 25 01:46:07 CET 2005

On 25/11/05, Alberto Troiano <alberto.troiano at gmail.com> wrote:
> I want to know how can I convert an integer number to a binary number.
> Like this example:

Hi Alberto,

There's no builtin function to do this (like there is for hex or oct).
 There are a few recipes in the Cookbook on ActiveState that will do
base conversion --- here's a simple one for binary numbers that takes
advantage of the correspondence between binary and hexidecimal
representations of numbers:


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