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NAME

       Math::BigInt::FastCalc - Math::BigInt::Calc with some XS for more speed


SYNOPSIS

       Provides support for big integer calculations. Not intended to be used
       by other modules. Other modules which sport the same functions can also
       be used to support Math::BigInt, like Math::BigInt::GMP or
       Math::BigInt::Pari.


DESCRIPTION

       In order to allow for multiple big integer libraries, Math::BigInt was
       rewritten to use library modules for core math routines. Any module
       which follows the same API as this can be used instead by using the
       following:

               use Math::BigInt lib => 'libname';

       'libname' is either the long name ('Math::BigInt::Pari'), or only the
       short version like 'Pari'. To use this library:

               use Math::BigInt lib => 'FastCalc';

       Note that from Math::BigInt v1.76 onwards, FastCalc will be loaded
       automatically, if possible.


STORAGE

       FastCalc works exactly like Calc, in stores the numbers in decimal
       form, chopped into parts.


METHODS

       The following functions are now implemented in FastCalc.xs:

               _is_odd         _is_even        _is_one         _is_zero
               _is_two         _is_ten
               _zero           _one            _two            _ten
               _acmp           _len
               _inc            _dec
               __strip_zeros   _copy


BUGS

       Please report any bugs or feature requests to "bug-math-bigint-fastcalc
       at rt.cpan.org", or through the web interface at
       <https://rt.cpan.org/Ticket/Create.html?Queue=Math-BigInt-FastCalc>
       (requires login).  We will be notified, and then you'll automatically
       be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.


SUPPORT

       You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

           perldoc Math::BigInt::FastCalc

       You can also look for information at:

       o   RT: CPAN's request tracker

           <https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=Math-BigInt-FastCalc>

       o   AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation

           <http://annocpan.org/dist/Math-BigInt-FastCalc>

       o   CPAN Ratings

           <http://cpanratings.perl.org/dist/Math-BigInt-FastCalc>

       o   Search CPAN

           <http://search.cpan.org/dist/Math-BigInt-FastCalc/>

       o   CPAN Testers Matrix

           <http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=Math-BigInt-FastCalc>

       o   The Bignum mailing list

           o   Post to mailing list

               "bignum at lists.scsys.co.uk"

           o   View mailing list

               <http://lists.scsys.co.uk/pipermail/bignum/>

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LICENSE

       This program is free software; you may redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the same terms as Perl itself.


AUTHORS

       Original math code by Mark Biggar, rewritten by Tels
       <http://bloodgate.com/> in late 2000.  Separated from BigInt and shaped
       API with the help of John Peacock.

       Fixed, sped-up and enhanced by Tels http://bloodgate.com 2001-2003.
       Further streamlining (api_version 1 etc.) by Tels 2004-2007.

       Bug-fixing by Peter John Acklam <pjacklam@online.no> 2010-2015.


SEE ALSO

       Math::BigInt(3), Math::BigFloat(3), Math::BigInt::GMP(3),
       Math::BigInt::FastCalc(3) and Math::BigInt::Pari(3).



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