Host: none-pc-linux-gnu does not work on 64-bit x86 Linux boxes

Nick Clifton nickc at
Mon Nov 27 18:16:03 CET 2006

Hi Torbjorn,

>     I think I have run across a GMP configuration/build problem on a
>     64-bit x86 Linux host.  The problem is that if the sources are
>     configured as "none-pc-linux-gnu" then the built gmp library
>     contains unresolved references to the symbols __gmpn_add_nc and
>     __gmpn_sub_nc:
> This patch should solve that problem, although the name of it might
> suggest it is for something else:
> Please confirm.

Confirmed, thanks!

Note - the patch did not include a change to gmp's top level file, even though there was a change to the top level 
configure file.  I assume that you were just making things easy for me, 
and that if the patch is applied the file will be changed 
as well ?


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