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Re: ptrdiff_t misuse [was :Re: (empty)]

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: ptrdiff_t misuse [was :Re: (empty)]
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2012 10:27:17 +0300

> Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2012 02:13:36 -0500
> From: Paul Eggert <address@hidden>
> Cc: Dmitry Antipov <address@hidden>, address@hidden
> if the overflow happens to generate a small integer, Emacs will run
> quickly and incorrectly without the patch in question.

But since this will _never_ happen in real life, the patch in question
is a net loss, because it obfuscates the code for no good reason.

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