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C library for arbitrary-precision floating-point arithmetic

The MPFR library is a library for multiple-precision floating-point computation with exact rounding. The computation is both efficient and has a well-defined semantics. It copies the good ideas from the ANSI/IEEE-754 standard for double-precision floating-point arithmetic.


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Software prerequisites

Required to useGMP 5.0.0 or higher

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