Cameron Wallace McKenzie wrote:Well, if you're reading older material, the long may not have been invented yet. Of course, you'd have to go a long way back to that time.
The integral types, that is, the ones that can be treated as whole numbers are byte, short, int, long and char.
The numeric types that can have decimals are the double and the float.
So, that pretty much covers it. long is definitely in there!