Re: 32-bit vs. 64-bit x86 Speed

Tony Finch <dot@dotat.at>
13 Apr 2007 12:48:57 -0400

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From: Tony Finch <dot@dotat.at>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 13 Apr 2007 12:48:57 -0400
Organization: dotat labs
References: 07-04-031 07-04-045
Keywords: C, errors

George Peter Staplin <georgeps@xmission.com> wrote:
>
>The 2038 bug generally is fixed by a 64-bit computer.


Not entirely. There are many external data layouts that use 32 bit time_t
in some form, most prominently filesystems.


Tony.
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