MPFR 2.3.1 Release Candidate 2

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Wed Jan 23 18:23:13 CET 2008

The release of MPFR 2.3.1 is still imminent. Thanks very much to
those who tested the first release candidate. As there have been
significant changes, a second release candidate is necessary. You
can download it here:

The MD5's:
ac3abf77a04eda82a5f0929508118629  mpfr-2.3.1-rc2.tar.bz2
bcd739dae4f95baf318012251314b17b  mpfr-2.3.1-rc2.tar.gz

Changes from version 2.3.0 to version 2.3.1:
- Changes in the behavior of mpfr_strtofr and in its documentation
  concerning particular cases where the code and the documentation
  did not match.
- Bug fixes; see <>.
- Configure test for TLS support.
- Improved MPFR manual.

Please send success and failure reports to <mpfr at>.

If no problems are found, MPFR 2.3.1 should be released around


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