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Posted Jul 21, 2012 21:32 UTC (Sat) by jimparis (subscriber, #38647)
You usually can't just change magic numbers without breaking backwards compatibility with existing systems or data. Fuhchee's suggestion is to keep the same constant, but refer to it using the decimal representation of 2976579765 rather than the controversial hexadecimal representation.
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