On 07/03/2016 2:54 PM, <duerst / it.aoyama.ac.jp> wrote:
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> Issue #12134 has been updated by Martin Drst.
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> Tsuyoshi Sawada wrote:
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> > Please do not confuse this with the common proposal to map booleans to
integers, particularly `true.to_i # => 1` and `false.to_i # => 0`. Thatis
arbitrary, and does not make sense.
>
> In absolute terms, it is arbitrary. But it's the most widely used
mapping, and therefore would make much more sense than any other mapping.
>

In VisualBasic TRUE == -1, which is handy for bitwise operations (TRUE & x
== x)
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