Subject: Re: Setting FP precision: fpgetprec() and fpsetprec()
To: Krister Walfridsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 06/29/2003 11:32:49
On Sunday, June 29, 2003, at 08:37 AM, Krister Walfridsson wrote:
> I have no comments on fpgetprec() and fpsetprec(), but I don't think
> it is the correct way to remove the FP failures in the gcc testsuite...
> It is IMHO much better to make gcc understand that NetBSD defaults to
> double-precision (which is what I believe RTH's old
> ieee_extended_intel_96_round_53_format patch to gcc/real.[ch] does.
> See Loren's updated patch, sent to gcc-patches last week...)
Yah, I had forgotten about rth's patch to fix that. I'll try that and
see if it addresses the problem with ieee/rbug.c
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>