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Keen to go _ExtInt? LLVM Clang compiler adds support for custom width integers

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Re: Sounds like a good idea

a total of 39 characters, you can encode this as binary in 5 bits (0 - 38 decimal)

I think it might be difficult to represent 39 values using only 5 bits. Perhaps you're thinking of Rad-50 (which is really Rad-40 in decimal).

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