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Date: 2004-06-09 (17:58)
From: Christophe TROESTLER <Christophe.Troestler@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] 32 bit floats, SSE instructions
On Wed, 9 Jun 2004, Xavier Leroy <> wrote:
> I was about to post a long and detailed reply explaining the
> difference between computational types and storage types, why I
> think 32-bit floats might be useful as the latter but not at the
> former, quoting cycle counts from various processor manuals, mention
> what could conceivably be done in OCaml at minimal implementation
> costs, discuss SSE2 a bit, and generally answer the OP's initial
> questions. [...] Then I decided not to post.

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