[Python-Dev] Numerical robustness, IEEE etc.
tjreedy at udel.edu
Mon Jun 19 07:01:33 CEST 2006
"Nick Maclaren" <nmm1 at cus.cam.ac.uk> wrote in message
news:E1FqzHB-00003X-UV at draco.cus.cam.ac.uk...
> experience from times of yore is that emulated floating-point would
> be fast enough that few, if any, Python users would notice.
Perhaps you should enquire on the Python numerical and scientific computing
lists to see how many feel differently. I don't see how someone crunching
numbers hours per day could not notice a slowdown.
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