Motorola's libmoto

Steven F. Burnett (
Tue, 03 Jun 1997 15:21:04 +0000

Mike Weber wrote:
>The libmoto extension will probably have no effect on Andrew's
>excellent hand-tuned assembly language routines if he doesn't call
>library-based math functions. Libmoto intercepts calls to sin, exp, >cos, pow, log, atan, log10, atan2, and sqrt. The developer-end
>library also improves the performance of certain string operations. >You may see improvements in other areas of machine performance,
>though I suspect its effect on the Mac client will be slim to none. >Anyone tested it?

I am running with it today, and see no change in speed from yesterday.
(on a PowerMac 6100, System 7.5.5).

Steve Burnett