64 bit LC

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at sonic.net
Fri Jul 20 23:06:37 EDT 2018


On 07/20/2018 06:45 PM, Paul Dupuis via use-livecode wrote:
> On 7/20/2018 9:20 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote:
>> I'm surprised there wasn't an answer before this as well. This subject
>> comes up every few years.
>>
>> The engine bitness won't affect math results. The standard library
>> used for math will fail beyond the scope at both ends and you'll end
>> up doing the math yourself with strings if you need more accuracy.
>>
> Found it. By the LC CTO himself.
> 
> https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=9349

Ah... from seven years ago.
Not that Rev 4.6.0-dp2 really brings back any memories.

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