[Numpy-discussion] test for long double support

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Wed Sep 15 03:38:17 CDT 2010

> Also look at CPython's objimpl.h, union _gc_head, you will see an
> unprotected usage of 'long double', so it seems that CPython requires
> that the C compiler to support 'long double'.

Long double is IIRC in C89, so compiler support is probably not a problem nowadays.

Pauli Virtanen

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