64-bit bugs in new ovdb

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Thu Oct 5 19:51:01 UTC 2000


Heath Kehoe <hakehoe at arthur.avalon.net> writes:

> If not, I'll have to change the artnum's so that they are u_int32_t.  If
> there are two 32-bit ints, there won't be padding between them, right? 
> (on a 64-bit system, I mean).

Given that the NNTP protocol requires that article numbers be less than
2^32, I think the right solution may be to just change the ARTNUM define
to be uint32_t everywhere in INN.

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Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>



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