Newlib support for E500-SPE

Jeff Johnston
Wed Aug 29 17:06:00 GMT 2007

No, libm does not have optimized support for the E500 - just the generic 
code.  You could attempt to try configuring with --enable-newlib-hw-fp. 
  This will use the mathfp functions which use floating-point algorithms.

-- Jeff J.

Elker Cavina wrote:
> Does newlib/libm support the SPE vectorial unit of E500 embedded powerpc 
> processor?
> In the source I was able to find only the plain version, not an 
> optimized one.
> Elker Cavina

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