Compiling GMP on OS X 10.6 (snow leopard)
katie at singularpoint.com
Sat Oct 10 22:12:52 CEST 2009
On Sat, Oct 10, 2009 at 11:02 AM, Torbjorn Granlund <tg at gmplib.org> wrote:
> Katie Scott <katie at singularpoint.com> writes:
> That is fails at t-bswap is another indication that this could be a 32
> to 64 bit issue.
> It turns out that a friend of mine put is distribution on my machine
> and it compiles and checks cleanly. It is a funny thing that the
> sizes of the distributions are the same. I got mine from your sight
> gmplib.org. He doesn't seem to remember where he got his. Perhaps
> using Darwin Ports or fink.
> By "distribution", you mean full GMP source tree, I presume?
> Please do a "diff -Nrp dist1 dist2" to see what what has changed.
The plot thickens. There was no difference between the two
distributions. Rather - I think it was my poor choice in directory
names. I haven't gotten to the bottom of this but this is what I
The error message during make check was:
libtool: link: cannot find the library `libraries/gmp-4.3.1/libgmp.la'
or unhandled argument `libraries/gmp-4.3.1/libgmp.la'
The library name I was using was"added libraries".
When I moved the distro out into a one named without spaces - it worked. ??
I am relieved to be able to move on and start using the libraries.
Thank you so much for your help!
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