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A. Pagaltzis
January 21, 2004 19:01
Re: Semantics of vector operations
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Gah. Not a good combination do heavy editing and insufficient
proofreading make.

* A. Pagaltzis <> [2004-01-22 03:55]:
> Good point; however, this means
> different way to think of the vector ops than we had so far.
> Basically, we're moving from the realm of vector ops to that of
> vectorized operands.
> In light of this, I think Austin's proposal of marking the
> operands as vectorized makes a lot of sense. It was an
> unexpected
> that had me taken aback for a moment, but I like it more the
> more I think about it. It *feels* right to emphasize
> vectorization as something that happens to an operand, rather
> than something that's a property of the operation.

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