half: Half-precision floating-point

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Half-precision floating-point


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Versions 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.2, 0.2.0.1, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.2.2.1, 0.2.2.2, 0.2.2.3, 0.3
Change log CHANGELOG.markdown
Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright Copyright (C) 2014 Edward A. Kmett
Author Edward A. Kmett
Maintainer Edward A. Kmett <ekmett@gmail.com>
Revised Revision 1 made by HerbertValerioRiedel at Wed Feb 4 17:31:15 UTC 2015
Category Numeric
Home page http://github.com/ekmett/half
Bug tracker http://github.com/ekmett/half/issues
Source repo head: git clone git://github.com/ekmett/half.git
Uploaded by EdwardKmett at Wed Dec 3 11:22:39 UTC 2014
Distributions Arch:0.3, Debian:0.3, LTSHaskell:0.3, NixOS:0.3, Stackage:0.3
Downloads 13453 total (187 in the last 30 days)
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half

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This package supplies half-precision floating point values w/ 1 bit of sign, 5 bits of exponent, 11 bits of mantissa trailing a leading 1 bit with proper underflow.

These arise commonly in GPU applications.

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Contributions and bug reports are welcome!

Please feel free to contact me through github or on the #haskell IRC channel on irc.freenode.net.

-Edward Kmett