[SciPy-User] SciPy-User Digest, Vol 80, Issue 28

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Apr 14 18:12:54 CDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 18:11, Tom Kuiper <kuiper@jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
>> Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2010 12:25:18 -0500
>> From: Jorge E. ?Sanchez Sanchez         <hnry2k@hotmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: [SciPy-User] Python seek argument type
>> As far as I understand the biggest long int in C you can manage in a 32bit machine is 2147483647, in order to work with bigger numbers than this you had to use the gmp library (general multiple precision) which  also has a python module gmpy, you can have more information from http://gmpy.sourceforge.net/.
> Thank you.  I just downloaded the Debian package for the Python module.

This won't help the problem you reported, of course.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
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