Testing static and shared builds

Marc Glisse marc.glisse at inria.fr
Mon Mar 28 17:00:44 CEST 2011

On Mon, 28 Mar 2011, Niels Möller wrote:

> Torbjorn Granlund <tg at gmplib.org> writes:
>> nisse at lysator.liu.se (Niels Möller) writes:
>>   I don't think it makes much sense to have make check handle this.
>> Why not?
> Because when I run make check, I expect it to test precisely the
> configuration I selected when earlier running ./configure.

And by default this configuration builds both a static *and* a shared 
library. I believe Torbjorn is only suggesting to test whatever is being 
built (with --disable-static, it would test only the shared lib).

Marc Glisse

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