Help with testing 4.1.3

Kevin Ryde user42 at
Fri Apr 23 22:02:27 CEST 2004

<librik at> writes:
> [*] Did you know that "libtool --enable-shared" *throws away* any
> arguments it doesn't like?

Alas, yes.  A serious misfeature.  It probably seemed like a good idea
at the time, but in practice it's pretty unhelpful.  The next libtool
might be better.

> I'll try building the new sources under Microsoft Visual C, using the
> wrapper I wrote, and let you know if there's anywhere that a new
> incompatibility has slipped in.

If you like, the next gmp will have a new libtool so we won't be
wanting to do much to this one.

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