GMP is now a required dependency for building GDB

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at
Thu Nov 19 08:33:41 UTC 2020

On 17/11/2020 14:49, Joel Sherrill wrote:

>     The GMP library is not available by default on FreeBSD systems.
>     For GCC
>     we include a fixed version and build it together with GCC. What
>     should
>     be do for GDB?
> I would lean to including the same version in GDB that we do in GCC.
> Is this like gcc in that if they find it in the source tree, they will 
> use it?
Ok, I will try this approach.

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