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Subject: Re: [boost] Fixed point integer proposal
From: Kenny Riddile (kfriddile_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-06-25 13:45:45

Soren Holstebroe wrote:

> It makes sense to support rounding, abs and mod.
> I don't see a practical need to natively support trigonometry
> functions. A conversion to float and back has to be fine.

My use-case for fixed-point arithmetic is game development on embedded
devices that lack FPUs. Native support for trigonometric functions is
something I would definitely want.

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