[PATCH]: fix the --with-mpfr-dir=PATH configure flag

Steve Kargl sgk@troutmask.apl.washington.edu
Mon Nov 20 05:10:00 GMT 2006


On Sun, Nov 19, 2006 at 11:25:30PM -0500, Bradley Lucier wrote:
> Re:
> 
> >I'll also note that the number of people who install
> >gfortran from sources is perhaps a small number.
> 
> Many machines don't have gfortran installed by default (like, all the  
> MacOS boxes, for example), so I think a *lot* of people install  
> gfortran from source.
> 

I've pointed more people at the gfortran wiki for pre-compiled
gfortran than advising people to build gfortran from source.
Of course, I hang out in comp.lang.fortran where people want
a compiler not a less in software engineering.

I'll refrain from commenting on MacOS.

-- 
Steve



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