gmp 4.1 documentation improvement suggestions

Sylvain Pion
Thu, 12 Dec 2002 17:17:57 +0100

On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 10:36:59AM -0500, Serge Winitzki wrote:
> Well, if you rewrite it like this, then there is still no mention of the
> fact that the precision stored in a variable may be very different from
> the logically defined precision of the result (e.g. when two
> low-precision variables are multiplied and the result variable has high
> precision set in it), i.e. mpfr does not precision tracking. I'd say
> that this point is important for anyone who wants to develop
> floating-point applications using mpfr.

So probably what you need is MPFI ?