Boys can we get cent/ucent

deadalnix via digitalmars-d-ldc digitalmars-d-ldc at
Tue Jul 26 10:45:39 PDT 2016

On Sunday, 24 July 2016 at 07:04:01 UTC, Jonathan Marler wrote:
> On Friday, 22 July 2016 at 22:37:46 UTC, deadalnix wrote:
>> I know that DMD doesn't support it, but it has been a pain in 
>> the ass to not have cent/ucent for me.
>> Adding support in LDC shouldn't be too difficult, as one can 
>> emit an i128 and let LLVM do the work. Would that be possible ?
>> There is a bunch of virtual hugs to be won doing so, and if 
>> you are in the bay area, definitively a beer or something :)
> Out of curiosity, what sort of things do you do that would use 
> cent/ucent?

Mostly for 64 bits operation that can overflow. Like when you 
want the mulhi of 2 longs for instance.

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