[ANN] "Pure" Ogg-Vorbis decoder
bryce at kampjes.demon.co.uk
Sat Jun 12 16:20:59 UTC 2004
Russell Penney writes:
> Oh yes it would indeed!!!!
> During the decode of the packet, lots of work is done on arrays of floats.
> Without changing the decoder to integer only, everything is stored in floats
> until the last step.
If you use FloatArrays, then floating point arithmetic is likely
to be the same speed as integer arithmetic. Modern CPUs have a
lot of floating point hardware. The only reason to use integer
arithmetic would be for PDAs.
Just avoid creating Float objects, they are full objects unlike
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