> From: Taylor R Campbell <campbell@mumb...>
> Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2011 02:13:56 +0000
> It would be more cool if floenv.scm set up the machine with a default
> environment, via libc. It would be more "portable" (modulo
> portabilitatedness of fenv.h), no?
> I don't understand. Can you elaborate? We already use libc to
> control the floating-point environment if we can, and only fall back
> to machine-specific code if we can't.
Yes, sorry. "More cool" was calling flo:set-environment! (libc) in
savres.scm and make.scm, and removing the (non-libc) fpu inits. Less
cool was "just mask DENORM". The former seems more portabicklish,
assuming fenv.h is not a stranger to most.