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Re: infinities reformulated
| Date: Sat, 4 Jun 2005 09:42:21 -0700 (PDT)
| From: bear <bear@xxxxxxxxx>
| For heavy math work, I want to be able to specify the precision
| used, in one of several ways; For example, by saying
| (with-inexact-precision 128
| (sqrt 2)
| (sqrt 2 :precision 128)
| or (without keywords)
| (sqrt 2 128)
| or something.
Can you give an example of a calculation where you expect that
choosing a reduced precision will reap a large benefit?