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reply bearophile <bearophileHUGS lycos.com> writes:
Another little story for people that think the multi-precision integers are
mostly good for cryptography:
http://dobbscodetalk.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=614&Itemid=

Bye,
bearophile
Jul 27 2008
next sibling parent Sean Kelly <sean invisibleduck.org> writes:
bearophile wrote:
 Another little story for people that think the multi-precision integers are
mostly good for cryptography:
 http://dobbscodetalk.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=614&Itemid=

Avoiding computation overflow is never a bad thing :) Sean
Jul 28 2008
prev sibling parent Bruno Medeiros <brunodomedeiros+spam com.gmail> writes:
bearophile wrote:
 Another little story for people that think the multi-precision integers are
mostly good for cryptography:
 http://dobbscodetalk.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=614&Itemid=
 
 Bye,
 bearophile

That's what happens when people use "undefined" behavior as an ambiguous expression that can mean both "illegal" behavior, and "unspecified in some aspects but valid" behavior. Illegal behavior should be called illegal behavior, period. (http://lists.puremagic.com/pipermail/digitalmars-d/2008-April/036814.html) -- Bruno Medeiros - Software Developer, MSc. in CS/E graduate http://www.prowiki.org/wiki4d/wiki.cgi?BrunoMedeiros#D
Aug 11 2008