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Chapter 19. Performance

Table of Contents

Performance Overview
Interpreting these Results
Getting the Best Performance from this Library: Compiler and Compiler Options
Trading Accuracy for Performance
Cost of High-Precision Non-built-in Floating-point
Performance Tuning Macros
Comparing Different Compilers
Comparisons to Other Open Source Libraries
The Performance Test Applications