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From: Thomas Witt (witt_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-05-05 09:29:38


Beman Dawes wrote:
> "Thomas Witt" <witt_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> news:d595jr$2d0$
>>In this case the fact that it is a bitmask type seems to be kind of
>>misleading. Isn't the whole point of a bitmask type to be able to have
>>multiple flags set at once?
> Multiple flags are or'ed together for tests:
> if ( (status(p) & (directory_flag|file_flag)) != 0 ) ...
> Isn't the usual way of the standard is to describe that as a "bitmask
> type"?

Sorry if my post sounded offending, it wasn't meant that way. That being
said it was clueless anyway. I'll search for a stone to hide under.


Thomas Witt

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