Code review request for 6908131 Pure Java implementations of StrictMath.floor(double) &StrictMath.ceil(double)
Christian.Thalinger at Sun.COM
Mon Dec 14 18:54:18 UTC 2009
On Mon, 2009-12-14 at 10:16 -0800, Joseph D. Darcy wrote:
> > Not a review, but did you think about implementing the whole FDLIBM in
> > Java, as done here:
> > http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/hotspot-dev/2009-August/001970.html
> Yes, porting FDLIBM to Java has been an oft-delayed "nice to have"
> project of mine. It is not obvious from looking at my ceil/floor code,
> but it started with the FDLIBM versions of those algorithms. The tests
> are new and greatly outnumber the code changes, as it typical in this
> line of work :-) I think getting an all-java StrictMath library would
> be best done as a series of small batches so floor/ceil could be a start.
All in all sounds good :-) -- Christian
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