ANN: GMPY binaries for Windows 2.5

mensanator at aol.com mensanator at aol.com
Sat Sep 2 01:38:59 CEST 2006


casevh at comcast.net wrote:
> GMPY binaries for Python 2.5 are available at
> http://home.comcast.net/~casevh/
>
> Notes
> ====
> They have not been extensively tested.

They don't work. At least the Pentium4 binary doesn't work,
same problem as before. Is the patch installed?

Python 2.5c1 (r25c1:51305, Aug 17 2006, 10:41:11) [MSC v.1310 32 bit
(Intel)] on win32
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IDLE 1.2c1
>>> import gmpy
>>> gmpy.version()
'1.04'
>>> gmpy.divm(1,2,5)
mpz(3)
>>> gmpy.divm(4,8,20)
mpz(3)
>>> gmpy.divm(4,8,20)

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<pyshell#4>", line 1, in <module>
    gmpy.divm(4,8,20)
ZeroDivisionError: not invertible

>>> gmpy.mpz(20)
mpz(20)
>>> gmpy.mpz(8)
mpz(2)
>>> gmpy.mpz(4)
mpz(1)



>
> This is based on the CVS version of gmpy and includes a patch (not yet
> in CVS) from Alex Martelli that resolves a bug with divm(). Please
> consider this an "unofficial" release. The patch and the source code
> snapshot I used are also available on the website.
>
> GMP 4.2.1 is used.
>
> There are three versions available: one that should work on any
> processor, one compiled for Pentium 4 processor, and one compiled for
> AMD Athlon (32-bit).
>
> If there is demand, I'll create updated binaries for earlier version of
> Python.
> 
> Enjoy,
> 
> casevh




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