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authorBrian Paul <>2005-08-29 14:45:30 +0000
committerBrian Paul <>2005-08-29 14:45:30 +0000
commit3a165edc9ab875706fbe53d4e177dcea859f98e0 (patch)
treedf5caa9b29b629acd95b20e82fba7bd28f1d27ba /docs
parent49fd874f24b983f7730513545fb0d6c24058e10b (diff)
added note about IEEE vs VAX floating point (bug 4270)
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diff --git a/docs/README.VMS b/docs/README.VMS
index 9cb4724ebd2..c435727c04b 100644
--- a/docs/README.VMS
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@@ -26,3 +26,7 @@ On Alpha platforms at default a sharable images for the libraries are created.
To get a static library make it by typing MMS/MACRO=(NOSHARE=1).
On VAX platforms only static libraries can be build.
+You may want to compile Mesa to use IEEE floating point arithmetic, instead
+of VAX floating point by specifying the /float=IEEE flag to the compiler.
+For more information see