Andy Parkes andy at
Fri Jul 28 13:36:35 CEST 2006

I've compiled gmp successfully on a sun solaris 10 system, but failed
one test.
The output was as follows.

make  check-TESTS
make[4]: Entering directory `/apps/in1052/gmp-4.2/tests/mpn'
PASS: t-asmtype
PASS: t-aors_1
PASS: t-divrem_1
PASS: t-fat
mpn_get_d wrong on random data
   sign     0
   n        =0x1FF800FE007FC0
   nsize    1
   exp      -37
   want     =[43 3F F8 00 FE 00 7F C0] 8998407423164352
   got      =[40 EF F8 00 FE 00 7F C0] 65472.031006097327918
/bin/bash: line 1: 22987 Abort                   (core dumped)
FAIL: t-get_d
PASS: t-instrument
PASS: t-iord_u
PASS: t-mp_bases
PASS: t-perfsqr
PASS: t-scan
1 of 10 tests failed
Please report to gmp-bugs at

If you need any more information let me know.

                        A. Parkes.
                        IT Services.
                        University of Wolverhampton
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