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Re: [PATCH, wwwdocs]: Mention support for __float128 operations on x86_64 target


On Tue, 22 May 2007, Uros Bizjak wrote:
Attached patch adds a bullet to GCC 4.3 Release changes document, under
IA-32/x86-64 target specific improvement section.

Nice!


Index: htdocs/gcc-4.3/changes.html
===================================================================
+    <li>Support for <code>__float128</code> (TFmode) IEEE quad type is
+	available via soft-fp library on <code>x86_64</code> targets.  The
+	support includes basic arithmetic operations (addition, subtraction,
+	negation, multiplication and division of <code>__float128</code>
+	values), full set of IEEE comparisons between <code>__float128</code>

"via the soft-fp library" (adding "the")?

"the full set" (adding "the")?

Have you considered starting the second sentence with "This" instead of
"The support"?

+	values, conversions to and from <code>float</code>, <code>double</code>
+	and <code>long double</code> floating point types, as well as
+	conversions to and from <code>signed</code> or
+	<code>unsigned integer</code>, <code>signed</code> or
+	<code>unsigned long integer</code> and <code>signed</code> or
+	<code>unsigned quad integer</code> (TImode) types.  Additionally, all
+	operations generate full set of IEEE exceptions and support full set

"the full set" (twice)?

OK for wwwdocs?

Definitely, thanks Uros!


Gerald


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