This is a followup on my previous post.
This one easier. Install gmp.
Unpack the polymake 2.9.8 tarball.
Install whatever perl module required to get ./configure going. Before running ./configure, however before trying open support/locate_build_dir
and change line 78 from uname -p to uname -m
Now, go /lib/PTL/include/Bitset.h and edit line 57 that says
change it to
save, configure and make!