two questions on GMP & C float
tg at gmplib.org
Sun May 17 13:49:26 CEST 2009
> The main multiple precision fp library in the GNU project is mpfr,
> mpf is kept mainly for compatibility reasons. It is unlikely that I will
> undertake major development projects for mpf.
OK. Do you think the GMP documentation could state this explicitly ?
Someting like "mpf_t is mainly kept for backward compatibility, we
recommend to use MPFR instead".
Perhaps it should. And perhaps there should be a chapter pointing to
useful extension libraries (MPFR, MPFI, MPC, more?).
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