A contribution to GMP
marc.glisse at inria.fr
Thu Oct 24 10:01:32 CEST 2013
On Thu, 24 Oct 2013, Niels Möller wrote:
> I guess in theory, mpf could be slightly faster than mpfr since mpf
> doesn't make any effort to have precisely defined rounding.
In that case I think it would be preferable to introduce a new "don't
care" rounding mode in mpfr (or several depending on what we mean by that
> But if it isn't faster in practice, and doesn't have any other
> advantages over mpfr, it would make sense to clearly deprecate all use
> of mpf.
+1 (the mpf2mpfr.h header may help people who want to switch if it still
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