"word too long" on SGI..

Torbjorn Granlund tg at gmplib.org
Sat Aug 29 11:46:00 CEST 2009

"Tovrea, George W (US SSA)" <george.tovrea at baesystems.com> writes:

  uname -m = IP35
  uname -r = 6.5
  uname -s = IRIX64
  uname -v = 07010238
  /usr/bin/uname -p = mips
  make[5]: execvp: /bin/sh: Arg list too long
  make[5]: *** [libgmp.la] Error 127
  Is there a way to work around this problem?
I don't see any simple way of working around this from GMP's side; these
are the files that are to be included in the library and so need to be

Possibly you could get the system to accept longer lines?  Ask the
system vendor.


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