[libre-riscv-dev] [isa-dev] Re: FP transcendentals (trigonometry, root/exp/log) proposal
luke.leighton at gmail.com
Thu Aug 8 12:17:40 BST 2019
On Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 11:07:21 AM UTC+1, andrew wrote:
>> [mostly OT for the thread, but still relevant]
>> On Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 3:33:25 PM UTC+8, waterman wrote:
>> > It's not obvious that the proposed opcodes justify standardization.
>> It's outside of your area of expertise, Andrew. Just as for Luis, all the
>> "metrics" that you use will be screaming "this is wrong, this is wrong!"
> Oh, man. This is great. "Andrew: outside his element in computer
> arithmetic" is right up there with "Krste: most feared man in computer
bam bam... baaaaa :)
yes, i realised about half an hour later that we may have been speaking at
cross-purposes, due to a misunderstanding that there's four separate
potential Platforms here, covering each of the specialist areas. very few
people have *3D* optimisation experience [we're lucky to have Mitch
sorry for the misunderstanding, Andrew. follow-up question (already
posted) seeks clarification.
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