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Re: floating point war casualty list


Zack Weinberg <zack@codesourcery.com> writes:
> I had been under the impression that real.c implemented F and G
> formats, but from what people have been saying, real.c's VAX double is
> D format (which may be wrong - G format is/was more popular), and its
> VAX single is actually IEEE format, which is definitely wrong.

>From vax.h:

    {"g", 4, "Generate GFLOAT double precision code"},          \
    {"g-float", 4, "Generate GFLOAT double precision code"},    \
    {"d", -4, "Generate GFLOAT double precision code"},         \
    {"d-float", -4, "Generate GFLOAT double precision code"},   \

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