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Re: Stupid Question Time
daemon@ATHENA.MIT.EDU (Sun Aug 20 21:00:14 1995
Date: Sun, 20 Aug 1995 18:57:57 -0600
From: 869683 Gillespie Brandon James <email@example.com>
< Hmm. The bitwise ops are required to make the telenet server work, as
< you need to check sets of bits for values. An alternate approach would be
< some kind of bit-field operator.
I want the bitwise ops. Although we could do a bitfield operator function:
check_bitfield(number, number_bit_mask), ala:
I'd still prefer '&' though :)
< If you have the other stuff already implemented, then until we resovle
< the bit-ops issue its probobly not worth my making a patch, yes?
Well, I think the patch you sent me was incomplete. It WAS broken, eudora
put in random line breaks, but I think it may have been missing some too...
< head = buffer_truncate(buff, size);
< tail = buffer_tail(buff, size+1);
head = buffer_truncate(buff, size);
tail = (| buffer_tail(buff, size+1) |) || `;
(just a suggestion)