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Re: Windows 64 port

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: Windows 64 port
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:08:08 -0700
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On 03/27/2012 05:47 AM, Fabrice Popineau wrote:
> 2012/3/1 Paul Eggert <address@hidden <mailto:address@hidden>>
>     > -    unsigned long int magic; /* Magic number to check header 
> integrity.  */
>     > +    uint64_t magic;  /* Magic number to check header integrity.  */
>     Not needed for Windows 64, since the magic number fits in 32 bits.
> If it fits in 32 bits, then it shouldn't be long in first place? 

Yes, it'd be reasonable to change this.  However, any such change
is independent of the Windows 64 port (as it would be just
as reasonable to change it to 'unsigned int' for x86-64 GNU/Linux too),
and so it should be considered as a separate patch.

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