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Re: Don't optimize by hand (Was Re: Lack of fabsf on Solaris (patch included))
>>>>> "Bryce" == Bryce McKinlay <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Bryce> Is there some reason why Math::abs(float) and friends can't
Bryce> just be implemented as "__builtin_fabsf()", etc, in libgcj?
Originally we didn't do this because we needed strict fp semantics.
That will be less important once we implement `strictfp' and the
corresponding math class (I forget what it is called). Then we can
make gcj inline Math.* methods directly.