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- Subject: Re: 64 bit integer support as a native lua type.
- From: Mikhail Gusarov <dottedmag@...>
- Date: Sat, 7 Sep 2013 16:21:55 +0200
There is no long long in C89 either.
On Sat, Sep 7, 2013 at 3:58 PM, Rob Kendrick <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 07, 2013 at 09:38:59AM -0400, Rena wrote:
>> On Sat, Sep 7, 2013 at 9:17 AM, Choonster TheMage
>> > Lua 5.3.0-work1 uses long long as it default integer type:
>> > https://github.com/lua/lua/blob/master/src/luaconf.h#L387-L389
>> I wonder why not uint64_t?
> Lua is written in C89. Isn't this a C99ism?
> (It's sad that Lua's written in C89. But this isn't a comment on the
> authors, but the state of the world's compilers. There are features in
> C11 I'd love to use, but basically only people using clang could ever
> build it.)