enhancement for gmp package to be buildable by Intel compiler
james at and.org
Thu Oct 16 17:56:29 CEST 2003
Torbjorn Granlund <tg at swox.com> writes:
> "Logovskaya, Ekaterina" <ekaterina.logovskaya at intel.com> writes:
> Here is the simplest patch, which prevents using asm inlines while
> building package with Intel Compiler. Please take a look at it. I think
> other gmp users could be interested in this because it would only
> increase gmp portability and therefore attraction.
> #if defined (__ia64) && W_TYPE_SIZE == 64
> -#if defined (__GNUC__)
> +#if defined (__GNUC__) && !defined(__INTEL_COMPILER)
> #define umul_ppmm(ph, pl, m0, m1) \
> I don't understand that patch. We already check that
> we're using the GNU compiler ("__GNUC__"), which should
> make check we are not using __INTEL_COMPILER redundant.
The intel compiler defines __GNUC__ and implements "most" of the gcc
extensions. The better fix is probably to autoconf for the feature you
James Antill -- james at and.org
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