gmp 4.3.0: minor bug with gmp_version
marc.glisse at normalesup.org
Sun Apr 26 10:06:40 CEST 2009
On Sun, 26 Apr 2009, Paul Zimmermann wrote:
> By the way it is a good idea in any application using GMP to check that
> gmp_version (from libgmp) matches GNU_MP_VERSION (from gmp.h). Maybe GMP
> itself could provide a function doing that check?
By "matches" you mean the major version is the same, the minor version is
at least as large in gmp_version, and we ignore the patch level?
My experience with this kind of check is that they never helped me but
several times prevented me from doing things I knew were fine. However,
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