Several Points ... USHRT_MAX

Kevin Ryde user42 at
Fri Apr 30 23:57:22 CEST 2004

Josh Liu <zliu2 at> writes:
> 1) The release candidate gmp-4.1.3-rc1 compiles and runs correctly
> with the unsupported Intel C++ Compiler, icc-8.0. The only problem is
> that when one runs "make check", there is an error in
> t-constants.c. It seems that the error is in the testing of

You'll have to say what happens.

> Therefore I commented that one test of USHRT_MAX out and
> the tests all ran very smoothly. I believe that the problem is that
> the Intel C++ compiler treats shorts as 32-bit values.

Sounds unlikely, I think the tests should work with that anyway.

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