[fpc-devel] New language idea: Unified types(assignmentsize-compatible types).

Hans-Peter Diettrich DrDiettrich1 at aol.com
Wed Jun 22 00:52:29 CEST 2011

Sven Barth schrieb:
> On 21.06.2011 13:09, Hans-Peter Diettrich wrote:
>> BTW I don't know of *any* language that changed "long" integers to 64
>> bits on 64 bit platforms.
> Aehm... C did that basically everywhere except on Windows: 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/64-bit#Specific_C-language_data_models

Hmmm, looks as if my memory failed :-(

Most probably I confused int and long, where some people argued that 
*int* should have the native register size, i.e. 64 bits on 64 bit systems.

Thanks for the correction :-)


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