Small limb-size in mini-gmp?

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Wed Nov 13 19:01:29 UTC 2019

On 2019-11-13 17:41:47 +0100, Marco Bodrato wrote:
> I did hope that "unsigned" were just a modifier...
> But it seems that a line like the following is not allowed
> typedef unsigned uint128_t mp_limb_t
> I do not understand why...

If it were a modifier, then I suppose that "signed" would be too.
Then, what would "signed mp_limb_t" mean when mp_limb_t is
"unsigned ..."?

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