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December 1, 2014 at 10:04 am
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In general all count fields described in the talks are not byte counts but shifter tap counts; the taps themselves can be anywhere, and can be separated by any (static) number of bits. The bit layouts in the Wiki reflect this.
So your reasoning is right 🙂