[Haskell-cafe] 80 bit floating point data in Haskell?
andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Mon Sep 28 06:52:00 EDT 2009
wren ng thornton wrote:
> Andrew Coppin wrote:
>> While we're on the subject... I understand that certain FPUs support
>> 80-bit precision. Is there any way to get at that? Or is this going
>> to require FFI too?
> Perhaps you want Foreign.C.Types.CLDouble ?
> (Or do you really want to ensure that it's 80-bits regardless of
> platform and the whims of the C compiler?)
Yep, that'll do. :-)
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