The floatshow package

[Tags: bsd3, library]

The String representations provided by this package are generally longer than show's output, which constructs the shortest string that is parsed as the original number by read. This requires some time-consuming checks, so show is slow for floating-point numbers. By producing a digit-string guaranteed to be long enough to uniquely determine the number without caring whether there's a shorter representation, the display functions of this package can be faster, sometimes by a big margin. Text.FShow.Raw provides building blocks for representations of numeric types which don't belong to RealFloat but have some of its functionality. The bulk of the code is a minor modification of code from the base package, whence the GHC License is included as an extra-source-file.


Versions0.1, 0.1.1, 0.2.0, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.2.3, 0.2.4
Dependenciesarray (>=0.1 && <0.6), base (==4.*), integer-gmp or
array (>=0.1 && <0.6), base (==4.*), integer-simple
Copyright(c) 2011 Daniel Fischer
AuthorDaniel Fischer
Home page
Bug tracker
Source repositoryhead: hg clone
Upload dateWed Mar 19 00:19:46 UTC 2014
Uploaded byDanielFischer
Downloads469 total (48 in last 30 days)




gmpUse integer-gmpEnabled

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


Maintainers' corner

For package maintainers and hackage trustees