Bad GMP build using Xcode 2.3 on Apple PowerMac G5
wadesworld at mac.com
Tue Jun 6 17:07:51 CEST 2006
This is true only when building with the 64-bit ABI.
If you do:
./configure --enable-cxx --enable-shared
Then it will build fine and pass all tests. Obviously if your
application requires the 64-bit ABI, then this solution will not be
On Jun 5, 2006, at 12:53 AM, pbmcl at netscape.net wrote:
> Apple Power Mac G5 users should be aware that the version of the
> gcc compiler (gcc 4.0.1 Build 5341) included with Apple's recent
> developer tools release (Xcode 2.3) fails 'make check' when
> building GMP 4.2.1. Specifically, the mpz test 'reuse' fails.
> GMP 4.2.1 passes all 'make check' tests when built with gcc 4.0.1
> Build 5247, which is included with Xcode 2.2.
> The Xcode disk includes an uninstall script in the 'Utilities'
> folder if you have already loaded version 2.3.
> Phil McLaughlin
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