[PATCH] Sunbug 7131192: Optimize BigInteger.doubleValue(), floatValue()
aph at redhat.com
Thu Jul 12 10:21:15 UTC 2012
On 07/12/2012 10:32 AM, Louis Wasserman wrote:
> It was attached to the previous message? I don't know if this list works
> with attachments. Alternately, the patch was attached here:
> I'm not sure what you mean by double-rounding bugs, though. It's
> not difficult to actually implement the HALF_EVEN rounding behavior
> with bit twiddling.
Sure, as long as you've thought about it and done it carefully. The
bit twiddling is easy to do, and easy to get wrong.
>From the supplied patch it looks like you've done a good job, but
there was no way to tell without it. I presume the listserv dropped
it on the floor.
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