It doesn't compile because the compiler thinks that the value is an int. You have to say: long a = 0x1234ffffaaaabbbbL; to force the compiler to recognize it as a long. [ May 30, 2003: Message edited by: Joel McNary ]
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posted 12 years ago
Thanks a lot, Joel.
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