Installation Errors in gmp

Michael Abshoff Michael.Abshoff at
Wed Jul 4 14:33:24 CEST 2007

Myria wrote:
> Intel Macs aren't supported by GMP yet.
> If you don't mind the library being slow because it's using the C version,
> you can run configure for host "unknown-darwin" I think.  The assembly
> code
> in GMP doesn't work with Apple's toolchain.
> Melissa


while the vanilla gmp cannot produce a static version of the gmp on
MacIntel there is a patch by Alex Martelli which can be found (among
several places) at

Please make sure that you run 'make check' because not all gccs released
by Apple produce a properly working library (to put it mildly)



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