r4678 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genlib introduction/welcome

tushar at linuxfromscratch.org tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jul 3 15:34:28 PDT 2005


Author: tushar
Date: 2005-07-03 16:34:27 -0600 (Sun, 03 Jul 2005)
New Revision: 4678

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Added testsuite note for gmp

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml	2005-07-03 17:41:38 UTC (rev 4677)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmp.xml	2005-07-03 22:34:27 UTC (rev 4678)
@@ -67,6 +67,11 @@
     --enable-mpbsd --enable-mpfr &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
+    <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
+	Owing to various reports of mis-compilations caused by compilers,
+	the maintainer strongly recommends running the test-suite and
+	report any failures.</para>
+
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-07-03 17:41:38 UTC (rev 4677)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-07-03 22:34:27 UTC (rev 4678)
@@ -25,6 +25,10 @@
   <itemizedlist>
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>July 3rd, 2005 [tushar]: Added note that gmp testsuite is highly recommended.</para>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>July 3rd, 2005 [djensen]: Updated to ImageMagick-6.2.3-3.</para>
     </listitem>
 




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