3 failures in make check, cxx, gmp 5.1.1, Solaris 10

Marc Glisse marc.glisse at inria.fr
Mon Mar 18 07:26:22 CET 2013

On Sun, 17 Mar 2013, Marc Girod wrote:

> It may be narrowed to 'exceptions thrown from shared libraries
> are not caught on several platforms' (I have seen mentions of AIX,
> x86_64, and Solaris...)

A grep in the sources does not show any explicit 'throw' in the library, 
only in the header, and those are the ones we are testing.

On Sun, 17 Mar 2013, Dennis Clarke wrote:

> I don't see any reason to change the testsuite simply because someones 
> compiler is broken.

Well now it may print
FAIL: t-do-exceptions-work-at-all-with-this-compiler

which hopefully will be a good hint of what is going on.

> No need to "fix" gmp.

I didn't "fix" it, I made one more test fail ;-)

Marc Glisse

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