Bugs from "make check"

Pradeep Fernando prfernan at cse.usf.edu
Mon Mar 12 04:35:27 CET 2007

Thanks Marc. Tried ABI=32; Compiled and Installed fine. Works too...


On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, Marc Glisse wrote:

> On Sat, 10 Mar 2007, Pradeep Fernando wrote:
> >   Below is a list of error messages I received while installing gmp-4.2.1
> > on a Sun Sparc machine. One thing to be noted is that I am trying to
> > install GMP in a different build directory and I used "gmake" to compile.
> > The error messages were obtained during "gmake check":
> >
> > ld.so.1: t-bswap: fatal: /usr/local/lib/libgcc_s.so.1: wrong ELF class:
> > FAIL: t-bswap
> Hello,
> this is caused by a not-so-good installation of gcc (what most people
> have). If you add -R/usr/local/lib/sparcv9 to the LDFLAGS you should be
> fine. If you use ABI=32 you should be fine as well. I don't really know
> why /usr/local/lib ends up in the rpath, it could be either gcc, or
> someone used crle in a wrong way, or gmp added it (which probably means
> you are trying to install the 64 bit libgmp in /usr/local/lib which is
> very wrong), or something else.
> --
> Marc Glisse

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