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Re: [gnutls-dev] size_t, int and 64 bit machines

From: Simon Josefsson
Subject: Re: [gnutls-dev] size_t, int and 64 bit machines
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2007 09:11:54 +0100
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Andreas Metzler <address@hidden> writes:

> On 2007-03-21 Simon Josefsson <address@hidden> wrote:
> [...]
>> I think that if GNU/Linux on amd64 or ia64 have size_t==8, then we
>> cannot use this escape-route, we'll have to solve this properly.  I
>> think GnuTLS is used a lot on many amd64/ia64 systems.
> [...]
> Afaict from the respective build logs
> and
> neither ia64 nor amd64 has a size_t==8; both logs contain:
> checking for bit size of size_t... 64

Thanks for the logs.  I make that 64/8=8 which means they do have
size_t==8.  Thus, I guess we can't just make the switch without
breaking the API/ABI on some systems.  More thinking necessary...


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