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errata: size of fixnums

From: Stefan Israelsson Tampe
Subject: errata: size of fixnums
Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2010 17:58:42 +0200
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Hrm, the coffee must have been strong last night, 

I spotted the bug, It's not inside guile. 


On Thursday, September 02, 2010 12:22:35 am you wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed that sending a fixnum 6bytes long to guile returned a
> truncated fixnum of 4 of 4 bytes. I guess that this would not break
> the numeriks but it looks like we are wasting space here and/or clock
> cycles.
> The suspicius part is line  66 in numbers.h
> which means that trunkation will be at 4bytes on a 64bit system.
> I changed 4 to 2 (mayby unsafe in corner cases) and the truncation
> disapeared.
> So Bugg Feature?
> Regards
> Stefan

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