[kaffe] long long type

Ronald Aigner ra3 at os.inf.tu-dresden.de
Mon Oct 21 06:59:35 PDT 2002

Hi Jose,

> The compiler I'm working on (ACK in Minix) doesn't support the long long data 
> type. This is quite upsetting because it makes the project of porting Kaffe  
> kind of difficult. Has anybody found the same problem when porting Kaffe to 
> any platform or this is just one of the consecuences of not using gcc? 
'long long' is an 'artifical' type of gcc, which means gcc understands 
it, but other compiler certainly don't have to. As Kevin stated: all 
occurences of long long should be replaced with something like int64.

Mit freundlichen Gruessen / with regards
Ronald Aigner
Operating Systems Group - TU Dresden

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