Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2017 07:29:05 +1100 (AEDT) From: Damian McGuckin <damianm@....com.au> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: remquo - underlying logic On Thu, 30 Nov 2017, Szabolcs Nagy wrote: >> https://opensource.apple.com/source/Libm/Libm-315/Source/ARM/remquo.c >> >> Has anybody tried this before? > i think it does similar things than the current implementation but uses > float arithmetics instead of ints. Yes. > i hadn't considered using floats, it may be faster i don't know, you > have to benchmark etc. That's what we plan to do as part of our research. > i can add this to my math todo items, but i can't promise to look into > it soon unless there is a good reason to. It is on MY own TO-DO list. I was asking the question in case anybody had done it before and found it useless, could think of major pitfalls, or had any pearls of wisdom before we started. I will keep you posted. Thanks - Damian Pacific Engineering Systems International, 277-279 Broadway, Glebe NSW 2037 Ph:+61-2-8571-0847 .. Fx:+61-2-9692-9623 | unsolicited email not wanted here Views & opinions here are mine and not those of any past or present employer
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