[Ecls-list] Compilation on solaris

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com
Sat Aug 22 19:32:02 UTC 2009

On Sat, Aug 22, 2009 at 8:01 PM, Christian Lynbech<christian at defun.dk> wrote:
>>>>>> "Juan" == Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll <juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com> writes:
> Juan> Did you use the mandated flag --enable-slow-config ?
> No, I didn't. I often just do a configure --help and see how far I get, I
> shouldn't obviously have checked the manual.
> I was able to manage the problems with GMP by either using a system
> version of GMP or by setting the ABI environment variable. Neither way
> worked (i.e. it still failed during lisp bootstrap). I also tried
> disabling threads without that makign any difference.

The problem is not choosing the right ABI, but also telling gcc (or
Sun's cc) what flags to use. ABI=32 or ABI=64 is not enough to match
the default compiler settings because GMP adds some other options.
It's a mess. I do not know whether MPIR (the GMP fork) is a bit more
sensible about this.


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