Test Failures in gmp-4.3.2: Details Included
tom.browder at gmail.com
Thu Aug 26 16:17:15 CEST 2010
On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 09:01, Torbjorn Granlund <tg at gmplib.org> wrote:
> Tom Browder <tom.browder at gmail.com> writes:
> I get two test failures when I do 'make check':
> /home/tmb/src/gmp-4.3.2/tests/.libs/lt-t-modlinv: symbol lookup error:
> /home/tmb/src/gmp-4.3.2/tests/.libs/lt-t-modlinv: undefined symbol:
> This means the test cases are not properly linked to the newly build
> library. It is hard to know why this happens; it is not a GMP error per
> se. You need to find out why your system (run time) linker does not
> find libraries as documented.
I just found the problem I think. There is another, older version of
gmp that is found during the tests.
But shouldn't the build system use the local, newly-built library
anyway? Sounds like a minor build bug to me. At least the build
instructions should mention the problem.
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