GMP 6.0.0a on AMD A8-6600K

Marc Glisse marc.glisse at
Thu Apr 9 11:36:59 UTC 2015

On Thu, 9 Apr 2015, tg at wrote:

> This is curious; much of our own testing is done under Xen.

It is usually qemu that advertises the processor wrongly, but I guess Xen 
could be guilty as well, or have trouble with newer instructions... Is 
this with the latest version of Xen?

> Marc suggested to use a snapshot.  He usually has very good reasons for
> his suggestions...what did you have in mind, Marc?  AVX problems?

No, sorry, this time was just random. This was just because the last 
release is getting rather old, a number of things have been changed since 
then, so it seemed worth checking before spending too much time 

Marc Glisse

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