On September 22, 2016 8:00:40 PM GMT+02:00, Joseph Myers 
<jos...@codesourcery.com> wrote:
>On Thu, 22 Sep 2016, Bernd Edlinger wrote:
>> There is no feasible way how to make all gmp/mpfr/mpc versions from
>> minimal to latest build for all targets and all possible
>> cross-configurations.
>> I hope that we do not "recommend" these versions.
>> They are only the minimum versions for pre-installed packages.
>And personally I think it would by now be reasonable to require MPFR
>or 3.1 as a minimum version should someone wish to make the various 
>cleanups mentioned in the April discussion, so avoiding claiming to 
>support configurations few developers will be testing.  (MPFR 3.1 came
>nearly five years ago - 3 Oct 2011.)

Hmpf, it will be a hassle to update all our auto-testers again...  So, yes, we 
are 'testing' with those versions.


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