[pycrypto] setup.py fails to find gmp on Debian/Ubuntu

Dwayne C. Litzenberger dlitz at dlitz.net
Sat Oct 22 14:19:04 CST 2011

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 03:39:41PM +0200, Sebastian Ramacher wrote:
>On 10/11/2011 06:07 AM, Dwayne C. Litzenberger wrote:
>> Ok, this looks a lot like something an autoconf would do.  Rather than
>> writing our own custom version of autoconf in setup.py, I've just added a
>> configure script.  Can you try it out?
>>      https://github.com/dlitz/pycrypto.git
>> It works for me on Debian wheezy amd64 with libgmp-dev installed.
>I tested it on a bunch of different systems (including systems with and without
>Multiarch) and GMP has been detected correctly all the time.


>In configure.ac:5: shouldn't FULL-PACKAGE-NAME, VERSION and BUG-REPORT-ADDRESS
>be replaced with the actual values?

I suppose, but they're not used anywhere, and this way, I don't have to 
keep them up-to-date.  :)

Dwayne C. Litzenberger <dlitz at dlitz.net>
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