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From: sejourne_kevin <sejourne_kevin@y...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] float precision on AMD64
Ville-Pertti Keinonen wrote :
> [..] For floating point, I
> suspect that any reasonably fast way of handling a tag bit would
> interfere with rounding.
> 

Do you want to say that one small logical operation (' and ' or '
shift') after the evaluation of an expression ' float ' will be slower
than the management of it box?


Kévin.