[ANNOUNCE] Shaking up GHC

Ben Gamari ben at smart-cactus.org
Sat Jan 23 21:22:06 UTC 2016

Andrey Mokhov <andrey.mokhov at newcastle.ac.uk> writes:

> Herbert,
>> I think it's already quite convenient. After all, you're expected to
>> have a minimum GHC bootstrapping environment anyway. So having the
>> tools installed (as already do now, e.g. you need alex, happy, and
>> ghc to be able to work on GHC).
> I agree. Roughly, we are talking about going from:
> cabal install alex happy
> to:
> cabal install alex happy ansi-terminal mtl shake QuickCheck

    git clone git://github.com/snowleopard/shaking-up-ghc shake-build
    cabal install shake-build/

be sufficient?


- Ben

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