From: Johan Råde (rade_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-12-08 05:15:45
Boris Gubenko wrote:
> With iVMS, we bit the bullet and made IEEE the default, although it
> also supports VAX FP modes.
Wait, I'm a bit confused. Are you telling me that the Itanium processor
supports the VAX FP modes?
Or is the VAX FP support done through software? Wouldn't that be very slow?
Am I missing something?
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