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Devsite Blog: Technical note: Integer sizes and the XML API

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CCP Logibro
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#1 - 2016-05-02 13:22:09 UTC  |  Edited by: CCP Logibro
CCP Bartender takes everyone back to class to point out why you should be using unsigned 32bit integers with the XML API access mask.

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Sentient Blade
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#2 - 2016-05-02 13:29:47 UTC  |  Edited by: Sentient Blade
CCP Bartender might wish to sit in the teachers lounge and reflect upon how many popular languages don't have direct support for signed vs unsigned :-)

This would be particularly problematic for people who are for whatever reason stuck using x32 and can't take advantage of 8 byte integers.