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From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-04-18 22:16:36

> Phil Endecott wrote:
>> Dear All,
>> I have recently written some code for fixed point arithmetic which I
>> would be happy to contribute to Boost, if it is considered worthy.

I'm interested. You may not know that there was a fixed decimal proposal that
rejected...5 years ago now?

You'll probably want to try and look at the review comments and see why it was

Michael Marcin wrote:
> AFAIK Boost.Integer doesn't support 64-bit types which forced me to
> roll my own solution.

That's incorrect. There is support for 64-bit types. The documentation,
unfortunately, doesn't say so -- you have to read the header. I use
boost::int64_t and boost::uint64_t in date-time -- works on every platform
boost is ported to AFAIK.


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