a function to get multiplication threshold?

Torbjorn Granlund tege@swox.com
18 Dec 2002 11:01:29 +0100

Serge Winitzki <serge@cosmos.phy.tufts.edu> writes:

  > > However I think it's a useful piece of information to have.
  > Alas I don't think should be done, it's highly implementation
  > dependent.
  I'm not sure I understand why a function such as
  unsigned gmp_mul_threshold { return MUL_KARATSUBA_THRESHOLD; }
  should not be put into GMP.
Because the GMP developers think it would not be very useful.