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Author vstinner
Recipients jcea, mark.dickinson, rhettinger, vstinner
Date 2011-05-01.23:27:45
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Oh... math.log() has an optional second argument: base. math.log(x, 2). But it is equivalent as math.log(x) / math.log(2) in Python. math.log(x, 2) is implemented as:
  return num / den
where num and den are Python floats (64 bits).

So we don't benefit from 80 bits float used internally in x87.
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