build failure on FreeBSD 9.1

Ian Lynagh ian at
Sun Mar 17 16:58:15 CET 2013

Hi Kazu,

On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 10:04:30PM +0900, Kazu Yamamoto wrote:
> GHC head cannot be build on FreeBSD 9.1:
> ----
> libraries/hpc/ libraries/hpc/dist-boot/build/.depend-v.haskell: No such file or directory
> compiler/ compiler/stage1/build/.depend-v.haskell: No such file or directory
> "cp" -p utils/hsc2hs/dist/build/tmp/hsc2hs inplace/lib/bin/hsc2hs
> utils/hsc2hs/ *** Do not know how to prependLibraryPath on freebsd.  Stop.
> gmake: *** [all] Error 2

It's trying to do the equivalent of setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH or
DYLD_LIBRARY_PATH (see rules/ What's the right thing to
do on the BSDs?


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