[SDL] single pixel drawing

Neil Bradley nb at synthcom.com
Tue Jul 16 11:08:02 PDT 2002

> They are much less expensive than they used to be, but
> Multiplies are still more expensive than adds, and you

How so? At least on the Pentium, Multiplies are 1 clock or less, just like

Don't get me wrong - In practice I agree with you and do shifts instead of
multiplies, but I really am curious if the multiplies on any other
processors are really slower than shifts.


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