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

zb42

33bit time

This sounds like a great way to solve the year 2038 problem without wasting those precious extra bits in a 64bit variable. A single extra bit could extend unix time to the year 2106, by which time we will all be dead and it will be somebody else's problem. </sarcasm>

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