The altfloat package

[Tags: library]

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. All are currently addressed except for rounding modes and exceptions.

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.

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Versions0.2, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.3, 0.3.1
Change logNone available
Dependenciesbase (==4.*), ghc-prim, integer
LicenseOtherLicense
AuthorNick Bowler
Maintainernbowler@draconx.ca
Stabilityexperimental
CategoryNumerical
UploadedThu Jan 21 21:08:45 UTC 2010 by NickBowler
DistributionsNixOS:0.3.1
Downloads771 total (40 in last 30 days)
StatusDocs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2015-05-23 [all 1 reports]

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