[LLVMdev] Upcoming API change: FAdd, FSub, FMul

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Tue Jun 16 08:18:49 PDT 2009

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dan Gohman" <gohman at apple.com>
To: "LLVM Developers Mailing List" <llvmdev at cs.uiuc.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, June 16, 2009 7:49 AM
Subject: Re: [LLVMdev] Upcoming API change: FAdd, FSub, FMul

> On Jun 16, 2009, at 7:34 AM, Aaron Gray wrote:
>>> The LLVM IR opcodes Add, Sub, and Mul have been each split into
>>> two.  Add, Sub, and Mul now only handle integer types, and three
>>> new opcodes, FAdd, FSub, and FMul now handle floating-point types.
>> Dan,
>> Wondering the reason why there is no FDiv ?
> FDiv already exists; div was split quite a while ago.

just me wondering:
what is the reasoning behind this API change?...

> Dan
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