Subject: Re: Type coersion long->int ?
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: current-users
Date: 02/04/2000 12:10:01
>> I don't know what's done by implementations where int and char are
>> the same size.  seebs? :)
> In the 8-bit int case, aren't using C, as seebs pointed out.

I was actually thinking of an implementation I heard spoken of (I think
it was for a DSP or some such CPU) that made char as wide as int, which
was the size of the machine's registers, because addressing individual
bytes was either impossible or prohibitively difficult.

					der Mouse

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