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[REBOL] Re: big sizes?

From: tmoeller:fastmail:fm at: 13-Jun-2006 13:31

Okay, i found some old thread on this topic on, pointing out, that rebol internally uses 32bit integers for size. Thats where the limit came from. Has anything changed till then, as it was submitted to RAMBO some long time ago (end of 2004)? Thorsten On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 12:54:46 +0200, "Thorsten Moeller" <> said:
> Hi, > > i need to sum up some filesizes in my new script. As there are some > really big files (10-100GB) i end up with negative values in my > subtotal. So i investigated some more and found out that size? has a > problem with these large values as it delivers the size in bytes. > > Has anyone a solution for this or can shed some light on me?? > > Thorsten > > -- > - Or how I learned to stop worrying and > love email again > > -- > To unsubscribe from the list, just send an email to > lists at with unsubscribe as the subject. >
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