[gambit-list] Patch to speed bignum division in common case

Bradley Lucier lucier at math.purdue.edu
Wed Sep 25 11:13:30 EDT 2013

On 09/24/2013 05:00 PM, Marc Feeley wrote:
> On 2013-09-20, at 7:25 PM, Bradley Lucier <lucier at math.purdue.edu> wrote:
>> Marc:
>> Please find enclosed a patch that speeds bignum division in the
>> common case where (quotient a b) is a relatively small integer.
>> gits2-gambit.scm><_num-scm.patch>
> Unfortunately there's something wrong with your patch.  Here's the
> output of "make check" on my Mac.

Hmmm.  I don't see any problems when I run make check. I just
regenerated the patch, but the file is the same.

I generated my patch on Ubuntu Linux; could this be a line ending
mismatch problem?

I'm resending the patch in case it got corrupted the first time.


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