JDK 9 RFR of JDK-8134795: Port fdlibm pow to Java

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Thu Sep 17 19:27:10 UTC 2015

Hi Joe,

This looks fine. +1.


On Sep 15, 2015, at 7:11 PM, Joseph D. Darcy <Joe.Darcy at Oracle.Com> wrote:

> At long last, I've started the port of the C version of FDLIBM (freely distributable math library) from C to Java, beginning with the pow method:
>    JDK-8134795: Port fdlibm pow to Java
>    http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~darcy/8134795.6/
> The FDLIBM algorithms provide direct backing to the more interesting methods in java.lang.StrictMath and indirect backing to the corresponding java.lang.Math methods on some platforms (depending on whether or not platform-optimized alternative versions are being used).

More information about the core-libs-dev mailing list