GHC 8.0.1-rc4 source tarball availability

Ben Gamari ben at
Sat Apr 23 23:05:03 UTC 2016

Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at> writes:

> On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 6:49 PM, Ben Gamari <ben at> wrote:
>> Hmm, although I just checked on our OS X test box (which has the
>> command-line tools installed, not full XCode) and it seems that the
>> /Library/Developer/CommandLineTools/Toolchains directory doesn't exist.
>> Presumably this is a (rather unfortunate) difference between full XCode
>> and the command-line package. Do you know whether there is some advice
>> that we might be able to offer that will work in both cases?
> There doesn't seem to be an nm-classic corresponding to the Command Line
> Tools. In 10.11 at least, that package name is a misnomer; the command line
> utilities are part of the base system ( and the
> SDK package is just includes and libs. There's no nm-classic hidden in
> either of them.
Ahh, this is useful. Thanks!

In that case I suppose I need to work out how to install the full XCode
package via the command line. If you have any pointers for this it would
be greatly appreciated.


- Ben
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