Torbjorn Granlund tg at gmplib.org
Mon Dec 13 11:22:36 CET 2010

NightStrike <nightstrike at gmail.com> writes:

  The GMP project has been characteristically obstinate in dealing with
  the issue, just like they are with many other things (see our
  multi-year efforts to get GMP to stop assuming sizeof long == sizeof
  pointer so that  Win64 can work).  It is a shame that GCC has a hard
  dependency on the project, otherwise, I would gladly erase it from my
  That was a kludge to paper over another kludge.  The basic premise of
  the exceedingly trivial implementation is flawed.  What is so mind
  boggling is that to do it the "right" way requires a one line change
  that the GMP project has continually refused to do, offerring no
  reason as to why.
  It really comes down to the project itself, and whether they want to
  pull their heads out of the sand.

Thank you, anonynous coward, for your words of encouragement!

When you don't abuse some innocent user, you abuse the volunteer
developers.  Do you ever behave?


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