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1Copyright 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
2Contributed by the AriC and Caramel projects, INRIA.
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4This file is part of the GNU MPFR Library.
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6The GNU MPFR Library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
7it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by
8the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your
9option) any later version.
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11The GNU MPFR Library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
12WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY
13or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public
14License for more details.
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16You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License
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17along with the GNU MPFR Library; see the file COPYING.LESSER. If not, see
18http://www.gnu.org/licenses/ or write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
1951 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301, USA.
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21##############################################################################
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23The GNU MPFR distribution contains the following files:
24(This does not apply to code retrieved by Subversion.)
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26AUTHORS - the authors of the library
27BUGS - bugs in MPFR - please read this file!
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28COPYING - the GNU General Public License, version 3
29COPYING.LESSER - the GNU Lesser General Public License, version 3
97a2eac4 30ChangeLog - the log of changes
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31INSTALL - how to install MPFR (see also mpfr.texi)
32Makefile* - files for building the library
33NEWS - new features with respect to previous versions
34PATCHES - empty file (until patches are applied)
35README - this file
36TODO - what remains to do (any help is welcome!)
37VERSION - version of MPFR (next release version if taken by Subversion)
38ac*.m4 - automatic configuration files
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39compile - auxiliary installation file
40config.* - auxiliary installation files
41configure* - configuration files
42depcomp - auxiliary installation file
4a238c70 43doc/ - directory containing the documentation (manual, FAQ)
d42e612d 44examples/ - directory containing examples
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45install-sh - installation file
46ltmain.sh - auxiliary installation file
47m4/ - directory containing additional configuration files
48missing - auxiliary installation file
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49src/ - directory containing the MPFR source
50tests/ - directory containing the testsuite (for "make check")
51tools/ - directory containing various tools
52tune/ - directory containing files for tuning MPFR
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54According to the special exception to the GNU General Public License,
55the autotools files compile, config.sub, config.guess, ltmain.sh,
56m4/libtool.m4 and missing are distributed under the same licence of
57GNU MPFR.
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60You can get the latest source code by Subversion at INRIAGForge:
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62 svn checkout svn://scm.gforge.inria.fr/svn/mpfr/trunk mpfr
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66 svn checkout https://scm.gforge.inria.fr/svn/mpfr/trunk mpfr
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68(the last argument can be any directory name). You can use
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70 svn ls svn://scm.gforge.inria.fr/svn/mpfr/branches
71 svn ls svn://scm.gforge.inria.fr/svn/mpfr/tags
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73to get the list of branches or tags (releases), then checkout a
74particular branch or tag instead of the trunk. Alternatively, you
75can now use the "https:" scheme (a.k.a. DAV) instead of "svn:".
76For more information about Subversion, please see:
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78 * http://svnbook.red-bean.com/ (the official Subversion book);
79 * http://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/SvnHelp (written for GCC developers,
80 but interesting general information can be found there);
4a238c70 81 * http://subversion.apache.org/faq.html (the Subversion FAQ).
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83Subversion users should read the file "doc/README.dev" (provided via
84SVN only).