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From:
Norton Allen
Date:
July 6, 2001 12:31
Subject:
op/arith.t
Message ID:
200107061938.PAA27942@bottesini.harvard.edu
Under Neutrino, I'm failing a test in op/arith.t.
The crux of the matter is:

  perl -e '$x = 8589934590; print $x, "\n"'

produces '4294967294' (i.e. garbage). Where/how is that
large constant converted to an integer?

  -Norton Allen
  

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