MPFI

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MPFI

http://perso.ens-lyon.fr/nathalie.revol/software.html
Library for arbitrary precision interval arithmetic

MPFI (Multiple Precision Floating-Point Interval Library) is a library for arbitrary precision interval arithmetic with intervals represented using MPFR reliable floating-point numbers. It is based on the GNU MP library and on the MPFR library. The purpose of an arbitrary precision interval arithmetic is on the one hand to get guaranteed results, thanks to interval computation, and on the other hand to obtain accurate results, thanks to multiple precision arithmetic. The MPFI library is built upon MPFR to benefit from the correct roundings provided by MPFR, it portability, and its compliance with the IEEE 754 standard for floating-point arithmetic.

Documentation

User manual available in HTML format from http://perso.ens-lyon.fr/nathalie.revol/mpfi_toc.html


Download

Download version 1.5.1 (stable)
released on 19 January 2012

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:LGPLv2.1orlaterJanet Casey28 June 2005



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Nathalie Revol Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:Nathalie.Revol@ens-lyon.fr


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to usegnump 4.0 or higher
Required to useMPFR 2.0.1 or higher
Required to buildgnump 4.0 or higher
Required to buildMPFR 2.0.1 or higher

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 March 2017.



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