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Subject: Re: [boost] Arbitrary precision arithmetic
From: DE (satan66613_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-19 13:09:51

on 19.08.2009 at 17:07
 Jarrad Waterloo wrote :
> If you want to know what should go into its public interface consider
> looking at
> This
> is the current proposal for decimal floating point types. Being another
> numeric type for C++ this proposal should give you an idea of what
> functions are needed; at least as a goal.
my suggestion would be:
if a floating point type (with higher precision) is provided it sould be
conformant with iec559 (ieee754)

then i suppose it'll look like

    float64 f1;
    float128 f2;
    float256 f3; //etc.


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