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    SubjectRe: [resend][PATCH] avoid signed vs unsigned comparison in efi_range_is_wc()
    On Thu, 16 Jun 2005, Richard B. Johnson wrote:

    > Well long and int are the same size on ix86. What you really need
    > is 'size_t' for counters. That's the largest unsigned integer that
    > will fit in a register on the target platform. It is platform-
    > specific, therefore defined in stddef.h. No index or return-value
    > is supposed to be larger than what can be represented in size_t,
    > therefore it is a good type to use.
    > Note that on 64-bit platforms, size_t will be larger than an unsigned
    > int. This is good.
    Good info, thanks Richard.


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