Dumping long double

Gary E. Miller gem at rellim.com
Tue Nov 7 04:27:20 UTC 2017

Yo Hal!

On Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:07:18 -0700
Hal Murray via devel <devel at ntpsec.org> wrote:

> How much hardware has support for long doubles?

Wrong question.  Much harware has NO hardware support (FPU) for any
floating point, so it is done in the CPU, not FPU. 

Right question: how many C compilers support long double.  Pretty much
all of them, you're just not always sure how big your long double is.

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