GHC 7.8.4 for Windows 32bit

Austin Seipp austin at
Tue Mar 3 14:05:11 UTC 2015

Sorry about that; at the time I was having trouble with my build bots
and I've continuously had trouble remoting into the Win32 machines I
have... The 64bit build bots worked fine, but the 32 ones consistently
had flaky internet connectivity, to the point I couldn't bootstrap GHC
itself. I tried yesterday again, and seem to have fallen pray to
something else (which makes it so I cannot RDP in at all right now, it

I've actually assembled a new PC here (that I have not yet installed
Windows on) however, so hopefully I can shortly get binaries up.

On Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 7:51 AM, Neil Mitchell <ndmitchell at> wrote:
> Hi,
> GHC 7.8.4 was released a little while ago, but there still isn't a
> Windows 32bit version available. With my "MinGHC maintainer" hat on
> we're getting quite a lot of requests for a 32bit 7.8.4 version. With
> my "using Haskell commercially" hat on the lack of a 32bit build is
> causing delays to infrastructure upgrades. Any timeline for a 32bit
> Windows build? Anything you're stuck on?
> Going forward, it seems the 32bit Windows version remains popular, so
> if all releases and release candidates came with such a version it
> would be great. I note there wasn't (and still might not be) a 7.10
> RC, and as a result I've only tested my packages on Linux.
> Thanks, Neil


Austin Seipp, Haskell Consultant
Well-Typed LLP,

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