gmp-4.3.2 and 5.0.1 on i386-apple-darwin10 link-fails cxx tests

Jack Howarth howarth at
Fri Mar 11 01:31:38 CET 2011

On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 08:34:02PM +0100, Marc Glisse wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, David Fang wrote:
>> 	Yes, setting host/build to i686 explicitly did the trick, i.e. works  
>> on my core2-apple-darwin10 machine.  I'll ask the original reporters of 
>> this problem to try that on their pre-core2 machines.  I suspect it 
>> will work because we're using the exact same compiler/tools.
> It would still be nice to know why gmp identifies those CPUs as i386...

   I assume it is because config.guess in both releases of gmp doesn't have
any entries for the Yonah series of processors (Core Solo and Core Duo)...

Shouldn't those first generation Intel Macs with T1200/T2300/
T2400/T2500/T2600 processors report back core-apple-darwin10?

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