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On Fri, 19 Dec 2003, Paulo Jorge de Oliveira Cantante de Matos wrote:
>Why was this srfi withdrawn? It's in my oppinion a very important srfi.
>Can it be revived?
Looking over the discussion archive, my impression is that
the bitwise-operations were built on too many assumptions
about integer length and representation, and it was withdrawn
for revisions - basically, people may be looking for a design
that makes it easier to support without constraining how
people represent numbers.
- From: Paulo Jorge de Oliveira Cantante de Matos