[gst-devel] Re: non-64bit platforms? (Re: g[u]int64 GValues (was GValue questions))
pavel at ucw.cz
Fri Aug 3 08:46:27 CEST 2001
> > > Is this an oversight or was it deliberate? GValue does store
> > > a gdouble so
> > > there is already space for a 64 bit type.
> right, but afaik, 64bit ints are not supported on all system/compiler versions
> that glob runs on. at least historically this has been an issue, which is why
> we special-case guint64 definitions in glib based on a configure.in check.
> i'm not quite sure where 64bit ints fail nowadays though, irrc, orbit
> has a hard dependancy on 64bit ints for quite some time now and runs on a
> bunch of systems.
Midnight commander (even text edition) depends on glib, and it really
wants to be portable to obscure systems... Try to ask on mc-devel if
all platforms do have 64-bit integers...
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