This is a live mirror of the Perl 5 development currently hosted at https://github.com/perl/perl5
Document quads in pack.
authorJarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Tue, 3 Nov 1998 08:17:52 +0000 (08:17 +0000)
committerJarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Tue, 3 Nov 1998 08:17:52 +0000 (08:17 +0000)
p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@2186

pod/perlfunc.pod

index e5b0e85..df34877 100644 (file)
@@ -2500,6 +2500,12 @@ follows:
          (These 'shorts' and 'longs' are _exactly_ 16 bits and
           _exactly_ 32 bits, respectively.)
 
+    q  A signed quad (64-bit) value.
+    Q  An unsigned quad value.
+         (Available only if your system supports 64-bit integer values
+          _and_ if Perl has been compiled to support those.
+           Causes a fatal error otherwise.)
+
     f  A single-precision float in the native format.
     d  A double-precision float in the native format.