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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
September 20, 2014 01:01
Subject:
Re: new long doubles option: gcc libquadmath
Message ID:
541CD1D6.1080208@iki.fi
On Friday-201409-19, 20:53, sisyphus1@optusnet.com.au wrote:
> I more-or-less assumed that the absence of libquadmath on the PPC box
> indicated that it was incompatible with that architecture. That is correct
> ??

I'm not entirely certain of the support matrix of it, but I think only
x86 and ia64 need apply.

> I just tried 'apt-get install libquadmath', but no such package was
> locatable.
>
> I think that making the __float128 type (optionally) available as an NV is
> an excellent addition.
> Thank you, Jarkko.


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