AIX/xlc test failures for gmp-5.0.1
tg at gmplib.org
Wed Nov 24 23:42:31 CET 2010
"Peter O'Gorman" <pogma at thewrittenword.com> writes:
On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 10:23:42AM +0100, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> We test every night, and tested every night for 5.0.1 and 4.3.2, to make
> sure these systems and GMP worked. I re-tested now, after your GMP
> trouble with all AIX versions and xlc. I tested just on 6.1, and things
> work flawlessly.
Ah ha! Ok, with no configure options it builds for aix64 and passes all
its tests. With ABI=32 as the only configure option, it fails 9 of 30
It necessary that you specify what build options you're using. A few
sketchy facts and claims that lots of things fail, can be seen as FUD.
OK, now I take it that you're saying the 'configure ABI=32' results in
failure for some yet-to-be-disclosed environment. My tirelessly
repeated suggestion is that users file proper bug reports when they run
into a behaviour of GMP that they think is not correct.
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