GHC 8.0.1-rc4 source tarball availability

Carter Schonwald carter.schonwald at
Sat Apr 23 22:47:07 UTC 2016

Thomie (Thomas M?) pointed out that there may have been a "are-validating"
make file in my /mk/ dir that could have been messing with things.

i've gotten a build i'm happy with, i'm now seeing if i can tweak it to
have the otool -L output favor stuff in /usr/lib (ie mac standard stuff) vs
userland overlays for some basic linker stuff

On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 6:43 PM, Ben Gamari <ben at> wrote:

> Carter Schonwald <carter.schonwald at> writes:
> > ok, its detecting my python3 sphinx 1.4 install,
> > but also looks like the autoconf is getting confused
> > FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_sphinx_version],-lt,1.0.0,
> >     [AC_MSG_WARN([Sphinx version 1.0.0 or later is required to build
> > documentation]); SPHINXBUILD=;])
> > seems to be the relevant bit, though its setting the config correctly
> now I
> > *believe*
> Hmm, did you ever work out what was going on here? I've built with both
> Python 2 and Python 3 Sphinx installations and had no trouble in either
> case. That being said, this was on Linux so this data point may not mean
> much on OS X.
> Cheers,
> - Ben
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