GMP and MPFR
randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Oct 6 08:58:28 PDT 2008
Philipp Christian Loewner wrote:
> From what I understand about it, building GMP and MPFR as separate
> packages is the preferred method, but the bootstrap build will fail
> to locate these programs in the /tools directory in the first stage.
Yes, that brings back things I remember. Thanks, Philipp.
Indeed that was a problem. GCC failed to find GMP and MPFR in
/tools during the bootstrap.
Now why they are built separately for Pass 2 in Chapter 5, I
See my previous post why I think they should be stand-alone
in Chapter 6.
And thanks again for the heads-up, Philipp.
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