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  1. Apache Arrow
  2. ARROW-253

Int types should only have width of 8*2^n (8, 16, 32, 64)

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.1.0
    • Component/s: Format
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      Description

      Since arrow is focused on CPU efficient operations and we want to keep the spec simple to the minimum required we should restrict the Int type to width of 1, 2, 4 or 8 bytes

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              • Assignee:
                julienledem Julien Le Dem
                Reporter:
                julienledem Julien Le Dem
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