crash in config.guess on Power Mac G5 under Mac OS X 10.4.6

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Tue May 23 01:04:02 CEST 2006

On 2006-05-22 14:13:25 +0200, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> Exactly right.  GMP is portable in a very restricted meaning of the
> word.

OK, but I wouldn't call that "portable".

> It is meant to run only on sensible Unix-like systems.

Mac OS X is a sensible Unix-like system. But anyway, any sensible
Unix-like system supports signal(). So, why don't you want to trap
SIGILL to avoid a crash?

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