The altfloat package

[ Tags: library, numerical ] [ Propose Tags ]

A replacement for the standard Haskell floating point types and supporting functions. There are a number of shortcomings which I feel severely hinder Haskell's utility for numerical computation. These shortcomings include

This package is intended to address all of the above issues, and more. Also provided, for convenience, is an alternative to the standard Prelude which includes features from this library and the non-overlapping parts of the standard Prelude.

Properties

Versions 0.2, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.3, 0.3.1
Dependencies base (==4.*), ghc-prim, integer, integer-gmp, integer-simple [details]
License OtherLicense
Author Nick Bowler
Maintainer nbowler@draconx.ca
Category Numerical
Home page http://repo.or.cz/w/altfloat.git
Source repository head: git clone git://repo.or.cz/altfloat.git
Uploaded Sun Feb 21 00:02:48 UTC 2010 by NickBowler
Distributions NixOS:0.3.1
Downloads 1415 total (17 in the last 30 days)
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Flags

NameDescriptionDefaultType
splitinteger

Use the new split integer packages that come with GHC 6.12.

EnabledAutomatic
integergmp

Use the integer-gmp package as opposed to integer-simple.

EnabledAutomatic

Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info

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