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Re: intptr_t vs. uintptr_t

From: Bruno Haible
Subject: Re: intptr_t vs. uintptr_t
Date: Sun, 15 Dec 2019 01:35:58 +0100
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Hi Paul,

> I installed the attached into the Emacs Lisp reference manual to try to 
> capture
> that advice.

Thanks. This is better. But the advice can be simplified: If pointer arithmetic
is involved, uintptr_t is better suited than intptr_t. And if pointer arithmetic
is not involved, uintptr_t and intptr_t are equivalent and equally good. So,
a simpler advice would be to always prefer uintptr_t (to represent pointer


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