GMP Library Self Tests
Williamson, Ralph K.
Ralph.Williamson at drs.com
Thu Apr 2 18:23:08 UTC 2015
This is not really a bug. It's a feature request.
I am cross-compiling GMP on a linux pc and targeting an ARM linux system. In this case "make check" fails of course. But I would like to always build the tests without failing the build process.
It would be nice if you could detect cross-compilation and go ahead and build the tests and maybe a shell script to execute them on the target, rather than attempt to execute the tests on the build machine and failing.
I would do this myself but I am a total novice when it comes to autotools. I looked and I can't even tell where this is done :)
Thanks and BR,
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