Installing new GMP in a package that comes with precompiled GMP

Kevin Ryde
Sat, 17 May 2003 09:14:31 +1000

Carl Devore <> writes:
> Suppose that I have a commercial package "X" that comes precomplied with
> GMP.  I do not have the source code of X.  I want to replace the GMP in X
> with GMP compiled for my own machine.  Do I just need to remove the file
> libgmp-3.dll that comes with X and replace it with my own?

Probably.  Certainly X must provide some mechanism for you to change
the gmp it runs with, otherwise it's not in compliance with the gmp
license terms.