[Israel.pm] BigInt / pack problems

Shmuel Fomberg semuelf at 012.net.il
Sat Sep 5 21:49:49 PDT 2009


Hi All.

Can someone with tell me why this code:
(you will need Perl 5.10 and 64 bit support and Math::BigIn installed)

print unpack "H*", pack "Q>", Math::BigInt->new("18446744073709551360");

prints 'ffffffffffffffff' instead of 'ffffffffffffff00' that I expect it to?

Thanks,
Shmuel.



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