GMP-5.0.1 Test Failure - Chapter 6

Mr. T mr-t at
Fri Feb 25 03:40:08 PST 2011

On 25/02/2011 04:49, Robert Connolly wrote:
> On Thursday 24 February 2011 18:08:36 Mr. T wrote:
>> Hi,
>> As per the title I have come across a test fail of gmp-5.0.1.
>> The main error seems to be : creating a DT_TEXTREL in a shared object.
>> gmp-check-log is attached.
>> Thanks.
>> Steve.
> I don't have a 32 bit HLFS to check into this.
> Try:
> make CC="gcc -std=gnu99 -fPIC" check
> Add -fPIC to CXX is needed.
> robert

Well the make check above doesnt do it, it stops at the same place as 

Does the -fPIC for CXX need to be added on the make line or just the 
make check ? I dont know enough about it.

CXX="g++ += -fPIC" comes to mind having got this far through the book 
but that may be complete rubbish.



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