Use of C99 extra long double math functions after r236148
sgk at troutmask.apl.washington.edu
Mon May 28 20:32:05 UTC 2012
On Mon, May 28, 2012 at 11:01:24AM -0500, Stephen Montgomery-Smith wrote:
> One thing that could be done is to have a "math/cephes" port that adds
> the extra C99 math functions. This is already done in the math/sage
> port, using a rather clever patch due to Peter Jeremy, that applies to
> the cephes code.
> What it would do is to create a /usr/local/lib/libm.so that would
> provide the extra functions not currently included in /lib/libm.so, and
> then link in /lib/libm.so as well. It would also create its own
> /usr/local/include/math.h and /usr/local/include/complex.h as well.
> What do you guys think? Do you want someone to start experimenting with
> this idea? I could do it, but probably not for a little while.
This is a horrible, horrible, horrible idea. Have you
looked at the cephes code, particularly the complex.h
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