Heater wrote: ↑
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:57 am
Hmmm... Count the human population. Can't do that in a teeny tiny 32 bit integer.
I was using 32 bit integers on an 8 bit machine back in the day. Ok, it may not be as fast as native 32 bit, but it wasn't that inefficient.
32 bit machines can handle integers of any size, given the right code.