'make check' fails if there is a space in the filename

Marc Glisse marc.glisse at inria.fr
Fri Nov 13 07:40:23 UTC 2015

On Fri, 13 Nov 2015, Marc Glisse wrote:

> On Fri, 13 Nov 2015, Marco Bodrato wrote:
>> Il Gio, 12 Novembre 2015 4:10 pm, Vincent Lefevre ha scritto:
>>> On 2015-11-11 13:08:00 +0100, Marc Glisse wrote:
>>>> Seems that the problem is entirely inside libtool, maybe you should
>>>> report it there? (they might just answer that it isn't supported)
>>> The summary is that:
>>> 1. This is not supported.
>> Uhmm... but I tried with mpfr-3.1.3 and "make check" worked with no
>> errors... did you use some trick for that or it depends on directory
>> structure or something alike?
> But then make install fails. The reason make check passes for mpfr and not 
> gmp is that tests/libfrtests is not linked with libmpfr (is that on purpose? 
> It is linked with gmp...).

Hmm, linking libfrtests with libmpfr.la does not seem sufficient to make 
it fail...

Ah well, at least, with ./configure --prefix='/tmp/HALF BROKEN'
I get in libmpfr.la:

Marc Glisse

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