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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

That can be avoided by only ever setting the bit(s) using carefully written macros that mask out the untouchable bits.

Or bit fields, which are easier, nicer, and let the compiler do the hard work.

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