[ANNOUNCE] GHC 8.0.2 release candidate 1

Jens Petersen juhpetersen at gmail.com
Mon Nov 28 07:37:09 UTC 2016

On 26 November 2016 at 22:46, Ben Gamari <ben at well-typed.com> wrote:

> > /usr/bin/install -c -m 644  docs/users_guide/build-man/ghc.1
> > "/usr/local/share/man/man1"
> > install: /usr/local/share/man/man1/ghc.1: No such file or directory
> > make[1]: *** [install_man] Error 71
> > make: *** [install] Error 2

I already mentioned this in a private mail to Ben.

> Thanks for the report, George! That is quite odd indeed. It sounds like
> /usr/local/share/man/man1/ghc.1 may have been a symlink to a directory
> which does not exist (possibly?).

I don't think so.  If you look at
ghc- for example you will it
does not contain ghc.1 either: I think it is not being generated.
Looks like a buildsystem regression to me wrt to 8.0.1: I guess we should
file a bug...

is a complete buildlog and
is my packaging workaround.

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