C++ interface and long-longs

Kevin Ryde user42 at zip.com.au
Wed Oct 22 08:21:23 CEST 2003

Roberto Bagnara <bagnara at cs.unipr.it> writes:
> All the compilers I use (i.e., g++, Comeau and Intel C++ compiler)
> do have longlong.  I don't know about other compilers.  I am pretty
> sure that longlong will become standard in C++ as is now in C
> (there is a rather strong consensus on this).

One possibility would be to put some conversions routines in libgmpxx,
with C linkage so they can move to libgmp one day.  But perhaps it's a
bit nasty to have what should be C stuff in with the C++.

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