Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2020 18:32:24 +0000 From: Pascal Cuoq <cuoq@...st-in-soft.com> To: "musl@...ts.openwall.com" <musl@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: Re: [PATCH] math: move i386 sqrtf to C > On 6 Jan 2020, at 12:44, Alexander Monakov <amonakov@...ras.ru> wrote: > > Apparently that double rounding yields the correct result here was > suggested by Stephen Canon in https://stackoverflow.com/a/9689746/4755075 > Should his contribution be mentioned somehow in the source code? You should rather credit Figueroa, for instance in the article “when is double rounding innocuous?”. This would be more of a primary source, and Figueroa wrote demonstrations. Posting from phone, I apologize if I got something wrong. I'm pretty confident Stephen was implicitly citing Figueroa's results though.
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