Naive node.js faster than naive LDC2?
arjan at ask.me.to
Sat Aug 22 18:47:39 UTC 2020
On Saturday, 22 August 2020 at 17:40:11 UTC, kinke wrote:
> On Saturday, 22 August 2020 at 16:15:14 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote:
>> 3) std.math.fmax calling the C library (involving a PIC
>> indirection to a
>> shared library as opposed to inlineable native D code).
> Yes, and that's because there's only a `real` version for fmax.
> If upstream Phobos had proper double/float overloads, we could
> uncomment the LDC-specific implementations using LLVM
> intrinsics, which use (obviously much faster) SSE instructions:
> Number crunching in D could be significantly accelerated if the
> people interested in it showed some love for std.math, but
> we've had this topic for years.
Sound to me like a fantastic SAOC project.
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