The numeric c types are (effectively) integral, too.

Jon Fairbairn jon.fairbairn at
Thu Mar 28 11:00:44 CET 2013

Krzysztof Skrzętnicki <gtener at> writes:

> I second this. The fact that time_t is sometimes uint or anything else is
> simply implementation detail (unless one can point to relevant standards
> that say otherwise). If one wishes to bet on this being true then simple
> private newtype with proper instances seems like the way to go. But it
> feels insecure to do otherwise.

Jón Fairbairn                                 Jon.Fairbairn at

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