wwwdocs/htdocs/readings.html

craig@jcb-sc.com craig@jcb-sc.com
Thu Feb 11 21:48:00 GMT 1999


I've just committed this patch, per an earlier general request for
additions.

[Toon Moene, Dave Love, Richard Henderson, Tim Prince, et al: if
y'all could review the documents referenced here and see whether
pointers to "rebuttals" to the "Differences..." document referenced
here should be added, I think that'd be great.  With this addition,
I'm concerned for the lack of balance in the presentation of opinion
regarding the 80-bit-spill issue, as I think the fact that gcc doesn't
support them at this time doesn't provide much of a counter-argument
at this time.  In particular, I'm concerned that we might be presenting
only anti-Intel arguments, by virtue of the slow performance y'all
say 80-bit spills would incur.]

        tq vm, (burley)


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    by David Goldberg, including Doug Priest's supplement (PostScript
    format)
  
+   <li><a href=" http://www.validgh.com/goldberg/addendum.html ">
+   Differences Among IEEE 754 Implementations</a>
+   by David Goldberg
+ 
    <li><a href=" ftp://cs.rice.edu/public/preston/optimizer ">Massively
    Scalar Compiler Project</a>
  


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