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H5T.set_inpad

Specify how unused internal bits are to be filled

Syntax

H5T.set_inpad(type_id,pad)

Description

H5T.set_inpad(type_id,pad) sets how unused internal bits of a floating point type are filled. type_id is the identifier of the data type. inpad specifies how to fill the bits: H5T_PAD_ZERO, H5T_PAD_ONE, or H5T_PAD_BACKGROUND (leave background alone).

Examples

type_id = H5T.copy('H5T_NATIVE_FLOAT');
pad_type = H5ML.get_constant_value('H5T_PAD_ZERO');
H5T.set_inpad(type_id,pad_type);

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