Installation problem on Cygwin (ABI=32)

Kevin Ryde
Sat, 02 Nov 2002 07:08:48 +1000

jblazi <> writes:
> I am trying to install Core, that is a library for exact geometrical 
> compuations. Core needs gmp I should like to work work on *Cygwin*.
> When I try to install gmp (I have to input make configure first) I get the 
> error message that ABI=32 is not on the ABI list which seemingly only 
> contains 'standard'.

There's only one ABI on cygwin for gmp, you're best off not trying to
choose anything, ie. just use "./configure".

> I do not know whether this is a gmp or a Core problem but I suspect that I am 
> having this problem with gmp.

Are you running the gmp configure or does the Core stuff do so?  If
the latter then the problem is probably down to it.