On 04-Dec-2002, Steinar H. Gunderson wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 10:49:05AM +0100, Tino Schwarze wrote:
> > I'm just curious: What do you get by using 32-bit _float_? Why not use
> > 1.31-Bit Fixed Point? It should have a higher precision than 32-bit
> > float - at least, it's precision is steady.
> 
> The point is probably to be allowed to go below 0 or over 1 -- you might not
> always want to work in a clamped range, like fixed point does.
> 

Yes, that would be very nice.

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