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What does Integer.rotateLeft(i, 64); actually do??

 
Vishal Hegde
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What does Integer.rotateLeft(i, 64); actually do??

I mean if it shifts bits how can we calculate that(assuming ourselves as Compilers)
 
Jeff Verdegan
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Vishal Hegde wrote:What does Integer.rotateLeft(i, 64); actually do??

Try it and see.

I mean if it shifts bits how can we calculate that(assuming ourselves as Compilers)


What do you mean?
 
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Lookup the rotateLeft() method in the API documentation of class Integer. Especially note this part:
Note also that rotation by any multiple of 32 is a no-op ...

 
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here rotateLeft shifts the bit 2 position left.

 
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