initialSupplyis the initial supply of the smallest parts of tokens (like a tinybar, not an hbar).The supply that is going to be put in circulation is going to be the initial supply provided.
Sparts of tokens, and the token is using
Smust be less than or equal to
2^63-1, which is
9,223,372,036,854,775,807. The number of whole tokens (not parts) will
S / 10^D. If
decimalsis 8 or 11, then the number of whole tokens can be at most a few billions or millions, respectively. For example, it could match Bitcoin (21 million whole tokens with 8 decimals) or hbars (50 billion whole tokens with 8 decimals). It could even match Bitcoin with milli-satoshis (21 million whole tokens with 11 decimals). (ed