GMP and 64-bit systems
nightstrike at gmail.com
Sun Jun 1 18:48:02 CEST 2008
On 6/1/08, Joerg Arndt <arndt at jjj.de> wrote:
> > So you don't want to support Win64 at all? Oh, how delightful...
> As I did write earlier I will not personally contribute code
> for the Windows O/S. You are free to do so if you like.
Not without Torbjorn saying it's ok.
> > If you don't understand *why* Microsoft went with the model they
> > chose, then maybe you should take a few minutes to learn. They have
> > published several informative documents on msdn which explain -- in
> > great detail -- why they went with int=long=32.
> I have not seen those documents.
> A URL would be helpful indeed.
That explains a small case, and links to a 404. The link moved to here:
A search on "win64" in the msdn yields many more articles that go into
greater detail. That one is a good starter page, I think.
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