you probably have to type-cast the "1" into a long before the shift
operationg, otherwise the compiler treats it as a short integer,
shifting its 1 bit into nothingness.
big_value = (long)(1) << 16;
On 04.10.2005, at 19:10, mark@mark... wrote:
> 56805 DSP and I am trying to shift 16 places to the left into an
> long (32-bit size).
> unsigned long big_value = 0;
> big_value = 1 << 16;
> big_value is still zero.
> What am I missing?
Reply by mark...@bish.net●October 4, 20052005-10-04
56805 DSP and I am trying to shift 16 places to the left into an unsigned
long (32-bit size).