samba4: unsigned char -> uint8

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sat May 29 00:29:39 GMT 2004

On Sat, 2004-05-29 at 09:03, tridge at wrote:
> Metze,
>  > any objections when I convert 'unsigned char' to uint8
>  > in samba4
>  > 
>  > and 'unsigned' and 'unsigned int' to uint_t.
> That's OK with me.

Lets just make sure we don't take it too far - I don't want to see all
our string becoming 'int8 *' ;-)

Personally, I don't see the point in the short names for 'unsigned
int'.  I understand the need for explicit 64 bit names in particular
(where various compilers call it a different thing) but what exactly was
wrong with 'unsigned int'?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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