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How Many Bytes Should a Numeric Variable Hold for 32-bit or 64-bit O/S in a C-based Application? (Doc ID 1189433.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2020

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Precompilers - Version 8.1.7.4 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.4 and later
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How Many Bytes Should a Numeric Variable Hold for 32-bit or 64-bit O/S in a C-based Application?
Specifically, should an int variable hold 32-bit or 64-bit data?


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