Building ghc on Windows with msys2
Páli Gábor János
pali.gabor at gmail.com
Thu Oct 9 05:15:13 UTC 2014
2014-10-07 17:02 GMT+02:00 Páli Gábor János <pali.gabor at gmail.com>:
> 2014-10-07 15:04 GMT+02:00 cg <chengang31 at gmail.com>:
>> I guess the current two build server are all Cygwin based, they are
>> failing at the same permission issue at early building stage, it prevents
>> checking out the real problem. It seems msys2 (or msys) seldom has
>> such issue.
> For what it is worth, I have been witnessing those permission issues
> with msys2 on my Windows builders. They worked (more or the less)
> fine until September 24, but suddenly, something has changed (not on
> my side) and all I got those errors since.
Looks like the commit with the Cabal submodule update causes this .
The revision before that commit still builds fine on my system, while
everything else after that commit dies early at build . Is this
only me, has anybody else experienced the problem? Perhaps I am doing
something wrong? I do not remember to see any related "heads-up"
message on the list, like I should update any of the build-time
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