Compiling GMP on OS X 10.6 (snow leopard)
haberg at math.su.se
Wed Oct 14 23:47:18 CEST 2009
On 10 Oct 2009, at 22:12, Katie Scott wrote:
> 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. ??
On BSD systems, like Mac OS X, local libraries typically go into /usr/
local/lib/ (/usr/lib/ is reserved for the system installation). If the
sources are available, they can be put into /usr/local/src/.
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