GMP 5.0.4 fails "make check" on sparc64 OpenBSD 5.0
paul at leyland.vispa.com
Sun Feb 12 21:21:18 CET 2012
On Sun, 2012-02-12 at 18:24 +0100, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> Paul Leyland <paul at leyland.vispa.com> writes:
> As noted in an earlier report, I intend to raise the issue with the
> OpenBSD people. Have you informed them of your findings? If not, may I
> forward a copy of this mail to them?
> I have not informed them. You're welcome to forward my message.
Ok, I'll do so if it seems appropriate in light of my communications
with them. I may be able to persuade them that there are security
> SPARC machines are best used where heavyness is important, such as for
> buoy weights. :-) See also https://gmplib.org/gmpbench.html.
I quite agree and the rest of my computation farm is Intel or AMD based.
However, if a server is going to be running 24/7 it may as well be doing
something useful in its spare time.
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