On Sunday, September 8, 2002, at 09:34 pm, Björn De Meyer wrote:
Reuben Thomas wrote:
I'll add this routine (and band and bor) to the Lua standard
libraries
project, for those who have a similar problem.
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(Aristotle)
Well, bor is simply the sum of two positive numbers, IIRC.
Bit OR is analogous to addition, and often uses the same notation for
it's operator. However, if you add two numbers, the result's bit
vector will not (in general) be an elementwise xor of the argument's
bit vectors.