Cannot find GMP version 4.1.3 or higher

Ralph Birt
Sun Feb 28 18:13:00 GMT 2010

Hi All,

I'm building the ARM samples; the bare metal builds work but the linux
samples all break with the error: "Cannot find GMP version 4.1.3 or higher".
Does anyone know how to remedy this?


[ralph@RDB-P4BGV x-tools]$ ct-ng build
[INFO ]  Performing some trivial sanity checks
[INFO ]  Build started 20100228.124539
[INFO ]  Building environment variables
[WARN ]  Directory '/home/ralph/x-tools/tarballs' does not exist.
[WARN ]  Will not save downloaded tarballs to local storage.
[EXTRA]  Preparing working directories
[WARN ]  You did not specify the build system. That's OK, I can guess...
[EXTRA]  Installing user-supplied crosstool-NG configuration
[EXTRA]  =================================================================
[EXTRA]  Dumping internal crosstool-NG configuration
[EXTRA]    Building a toolchain for:
[EXTRA]      build  = i686-pc-linux-gnu
[EXTRA]      host   = i686-pc-linux-gnu
[EXTRA]      target = arm-unknown-linux-uclibcgnueabi
[EXTRA]  Dumping internal crosstool-NG configuration: done in 0.36s (at
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Retrieving needed toolchain components' tarballs
[EXTRA]    Retrieving 'gcc-4.3.3'
[INFO ]  Retrieving needed toolchain components' tarballs: done in 52.66s
(at 00:56)
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Extracting and patching toolchain components
[EXTRA]    Extracting 'gcc-4.3.3'
[EXTRA]    Patching 'gcc-4.3.3'
[INFO ]  Extracting and patching toolchain components: done in 176.08s (at
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Checking C library configuration
[EXTRA]    Munging uClibc configuration
[INFO ]  Checking C library configuration: done in 0.45s (at 03:52)
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Installing kernel headers
[EXTRA]    Installing kernel headers
[EXTRA]    Checking installed headers
[INFO ]  Installing kernel headers: done in 13.74s (at 04:06)
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Installing GMP
[EXTRA]    Configuring GMP
[EXTRA]    Building GMP
[EXTRA]    Installing GMP
[INFO ]  Installing GMP: done in 190.42s (at 07:16)
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Installing MPFR
[EXTRA]    Configuring MPFR
[EXTRA]    Building MPFR
[EXTRA]    Installing MPFR
[INFO ]  Installing MPFR: done in 64.85s (at 08:21)
[INFO ]  =================================================================
[INFO ]  Installing PPL
[EXTRA]    Configuring PPL
[ERROR]    configure: error: Cannot find GMP version 4.1.3 or higher.
[ERROR]    Build failed in step 'Installing PPL'
[ERROR]    Error happened in
in function 'CT_DoExecLog' (line unknown, sorry)
[ERROR]          called from
at line # 34 in function 'do_ppl'
[ERROR]          called from
at line # 567 in function 'main'
[ERROR]    Look at
'/home/ralph/x-tools/arm-unknown-linux-uclibcgnueabi/build.log' for more
info on this error.
[ERROR]  (elapsed: 8:39.27)
[08:40] / make: *** [build] Error 1
[ralph@RDB-P4BGV x-tools]$

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