[erlang-questions] Erlang arithmetics

Matthias Lang <>
Wed Nov 3 15:49:36 CET 2010

On Wednesday, November 03, Richard O'Keefe wrote:

> On 3/11/2010, at 12:31 AM, Matthias Lang wrote:
> > The development of low-power devices has been relentless. 32x32bit
> > single cycle multiplies (assuming "can issue one of those operations
> > every cycle" qualifies for "single cycle")

> I wouldn't have said so.

Can you be more specific? What would qualify as "single cycle"?

I don't know my way around Intel/AMD documentation. An example of such
an instruction on a desktop CPU would be interesting.


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