Make install required before make check
David.Pitt at nab.com.au
Wed Apr 19 04:30:55 CEST 2006
Thanks for your response. I discovered the cause of the problem, I had both
LD_LIBRARY_PATH and LD_LIBRARY_PATH_64 set in my environment.
LD_LIBRARY_PATH_64 overrides LD_LIBRARY_PATH, man ld.so.1 for details.
Unsetting LD_LIBRARY_PATH_64 allowed 'make check' to work without 'make
Please close this bug report as Resolved - User Error.
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David.Pitt at nab.com.au writes:
1. The website bangs on about the importance of 'make check', but INSTALL
only mentions it in passing.
I'll expand the warning text in INSTALL.
2. I tried the traditional configure/make/make test/make install
$ ./configure --prefix=$HOME/local
$ make test
make: *** No rule to make target `test'. Stop.
$ make check
The GNU project uses "make check", else the sequence is correct.
make: Entering directory `/home/dpitt/oss/gmp-4.2/tests'
ld.so.1: t-bswap: fatal: libgmp.so.3: open failed: No such file or
After some puzzlement (no help from INSTALL), I divined the correct order
That is not the correct order.
I don't know what happens on your system, gmp 4.2 builds and checks
fine on other sparc-solaris systems, without any need for a premature
This is bizarre, I don't want to install if 'make check' fails. This
shouldn't be hard to fix, update INSTALL when you do. And please include
'test' target in the Makefile as an alias for 'check'.
It is indeed bizarre. I cannot debug the linking failure, since I
cannot reproduce it. I will have to reply on you to debug it. Start
by looking in your environment for suspect settings of
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