Size of Int built-in type

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  • 32 bits

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  • 64 bits

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  • No Int type (use Int32 or Int64 explicitly)

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alextretyak

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#2
In favor of 32 bits:
  1. Compatibility. Integer literals in C/C++ are treated as 32 bits (e.g. auto i = 0;, then type of i is int, which is 32 bits on most platforms).
  2. Economy and sufficiency. In the vast majority of situations, 32 bits are quite enough.
 
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