r4891 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/genlib introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Aug 7 16:55:19 PDT 2005


Author: randy
Date: 2005-08-07 17:55:17 -0600 (Sun, 07 Aug 2005)
New Revision: 4891

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Removed building the MPFR library from the GMP instructions

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml	2005-08-07 21:54:41 UTC (rev 4890)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml	2005-08-07 23:55:17 UTC (rev 4891)
@@ -63,14 +63,14 @@
     <para>Install <application>GMP</application> by running
     the following commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-cxx \
-    --enable-mpbsd --enable-mpfr &&
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-cxx --enable-mpbsd &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
-	Owing to various reports of mis-compilations,
-	the maintainer strongly recommends running the test-suite and
-	report any failures.</para>
+    Owing to various reports of mis-compilations, the maintainer strongly
+    recommends running the test-suite and report any failures. The libraries
+    should not be used in a production environment if there are problems 
+    running <command>make check</command>.</para>
 
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
@@ -89,10 +89,6 @@
     enables building the Berkeley MP compatibility
     (<filename class="libraryfile">libmp</filename>) libraries.</para>
 
-    <para><parameter>--enable-mpfr</parameter>: This parameter
-    enables building the Multiple Precision Floating-Point Reliable
-    (<filename class="libraryfile">libmpfr.a</filename>) library.</para>
-
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">
@@ -105,7 +101,7 @@
 
       <seglistitem>
         <seg>None</seg>
-        <seg>libgmp.[so,a], libgmpxx.[so,a], libmp.[so,a], and libmpfr.a</seg>
+        <seg>libgmp.[so,a], libgmpxx.[so,a] and libmp.[so,a]</seg>
         <seg>None</seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
@@ -131,4 +127,3 @@
   </sect2>
 
 </sect1>
-

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-08-07 21:54:41 UTC (rev 4890)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-08-07 23:55:17 UTC (rev 4891)
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "06">
+<!ENTITY day          "07">
 <!ENTITY month        "08">
 <!ENTITY year         "2005">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-08-07 21:54:41 UTC (rev 4890)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-08-07 23:55:17 UTC (rev 4891)
@@ -24,8 +24,15 @@
 
   <itemizedlist>
 
-    <listitem><para>August 6th, 2005 [larry]: Added dictionary file to mit
-    kerberos setup and made adjusts for PAM.</para></listitem>
+    <listitem>
+      <para>August 7th, 2005 [randy]: Removed building the MPFR library
+      from the GMP instructions.</para>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
+      <para>August 6th, 2005 [larry]: Added dictionary file to MIT
+      Kerberos setup and made adjusts for PAM.</para>
+    </listitem>
     
     <listitem>
       <para>August 6th, 2005 [randy]: Updated to S-Lang-2.0.4.</para>




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