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- Subject: RE: Possible Bug in bitlib under Windows?
- From: "Jeff Wise" <jwise@...>
- Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2008 12:42:52 -0600
I have had lots of problems with hex constants, probably because my mind is
stuck in the IBM mainframe world. Since 0x'7FFFFFFF is the 32-bit signed
integer representation of the largest possible integer, and if Lua uses
something else (8 byte FLOAT?), then this is a bogus assignment mechanism to
get all ones for a bit comparison/manipulation.