GMP (GNU multiple precision) wrapper for D?
walter at mail.math.uni-magdeburg.de
Sun Sep 23 05:07:25 PDT 2007
dennis luehring Wrote:
> just a "hypothetical" question
> should have D direkt bignum support (like for complex numbers)
> or is there no benefit of having such feature in the language?
> ciao dennis
AFAICS, there is no benefit - syntactically (from the users point of view), handling gmp bignums will be as easy as ints and as there are many complex algorithms, which are partially written in handcrafted assembly (in the GMP library), this won't be a good option.
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