Discussion on Capacity to Represent BigInt
TLDR ilia inquired about adding unsigned int64 for BigInt representation. Kishore Nallan suggested no immediate plans, but highlighted a workaround and also warned about misusing float for large values.
Aug 04, 2023 (4 months ago)
Kishore Nallan02:39 PM
Kishore Nallan02:40 PM
float) works fine for me, as I need to represent js BigInts.
Kishore Nallan03:48 PM
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