mpz_root aborts for n-th root when n is very large

Volker Lukas vlukas at
Mon Feb 28 16:00:16 CET 2011


On Monday 28 February 2011, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> It turned out to be very simple to address this issue within the
> current logic of the code.
> Please try this patch:
I can confirm that both my testcase and the original software I was 
using do not abort anymore when this patch is applied to 5.0.1. A 
"make check" of the library and a Valgrind run of my testcase run 
cleanly too.

Thanks for dealing with this.

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