gmp-5.0.1 failure to compile on i686 using --host=arm-cortex_a8-linux-gnu

Thomas D. Dean tomdean at
Fri Dec 30 10:13:52 CET 2011

On Fri, 2011-12-30 at 05:22 +0000, adriancant at wrote:
> Please could someone inform me as to how to overcome the failure of my
> attempts to compile gmp for an arm machine.
Look at ./configure --help and the --build option.

If you set the --build and --host options different, some of the tests
are not run.

I have not tried this for some time, but, IIRC, this is what I did.


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