mpf_get_str() is slow for big numbers?
user42 at zip.com.au
Tue Nov 25 06:20:38 CET 2003
rob shaw <rob at haptek.com> writes:
> The installation of GMP went smoothly on a mac G4 under OS X, but I've
> noticed that
> the output of very large numbers via mpf_out_str() is painfully
Alas, it still uses a quadratic algorithm. The next release will have
that fixed. One workaround is to scale and convert to an integer,
since integer output is subquadratic.
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