Boost logo

Boost :

From: Marcin Kalicinski (kalita_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-10-08 08:08:42

> It certainly makes life easier, but it also has its cost. Some CPUs for
> example don't have a FPU, making floating-point compuation expensive.
> It might be a good idea to use an integral type (with a small unit,
> such as you suggest above) at least in those cases.

I doubt there will be much need for a GUI for these CPUs. Anyway, the amount
of floating point computation involved would be tiny, so most probably
software emulation of floating point would be just fine.


Boost list run by bdawes at, gregod at, cpdaniel at, john at