I see a section in News.md for what has changed here, but I have scripts failing since WORD_SIZE is no longer defined. What is the replacement we should be using? Thanks.
Sys.WORD_SIZE? This change was actually introduced in Julia 0.5:
I just ran across this, and also didn’t know how to proceed. The current deprecation warning on v0.5 doesn’t indicate the replacement:
julia> WORD_SIZE WARNING: Base.WORD_SIZE is deprecated. likely near no file:0 64
and NEWS.md doesn’t mention