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[3/4] system_data_types.7: Add 'unsigned __int128'

Message ID 20201001163443.106933-4-colomar.6.4.3@gmail.com
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Series Document 128-bit types | expand

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Alejandro Colomar Oct. 1, 2020, 4:34 p.m. UTC
Signed-off-by: Alejandro Colomar <colomar.6.4.3@gmail.com>
 man7/system_data_types.7 | 35 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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diff --git a/man7/system_data_types.7 b/man7/system_data_types.7
index 5f9aa648f..3cf3f0ec9 100644
--- a/man7/system_data_types.7
+++ b/man7/system_data_types.7
@@ -1822,6 +1822,41 @@  and
 .I void *
 types in this page.
+.\"------------------------------------- unsigned __int128 ------------/
+.I unsigned __int128
+An unsigned integer type
+of a fixed width of exactly 128 bits.
+When using GCC,
+it is supported only for targets where
+the compiler is able to generate efficient code for 128-bit arithmetic".
+GCC 4.6.0 and later.
+Conforming to:
+This is a non-standard extension, present in GCC.
+It is not standardized by the C language standard nor POSIX.
+This type is available without including any header.
+It is not possible to express an integer constant of type
+.I unsigned __int128
+in implementations where
+.I unsigned long long
+is less than 128 bits wide.
+See also the
+.IR __int128 ,
+.I uintmax_t
+.IR uint N _t
+types in this page.
 .\"------------------------------------- va_list ----------------------/
 .I va_list