Subject: Re: [boost] RFC: Multiprecision arithmetic library
From: Jarrad Waterloo (jwaterloo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-22 12:51:31
On 12/22/2011 8:41 AM, John Maddock wrote:
> Integer Types
> 1/ GMP (MPZ).
> 2/ libtommath.
> Rational Types
> 1/ GMP (MPQ).
> [ But note that the integer types can also be used as template
> aruments to Boost.Rational ]
> Floating Point Types
> 1/ GMP (MPF)
> 2/ MPFR
> 3/ cpp_float - an all C++ Boost-licensed backend based on Christopher
> Kormanyos' e_float code.
> [ Note these three types are fully compatible with Boost.Math Trunk -
> so you get full standard library plus special function support ]
It would be nice in the future to also have "all C++ Boost-licensed
backend" options for the "Integer Types" and "Rational Types"
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