GHC HEAD now needs extra tools to build libffi?

Joachim Breitner mail at
Sat Oct 14 21:16:55 UTC 2017


Am Dienstag, den 03.10.2017, 13:55 -0400 schrieb Thomas Jakway:
> Anyone else getting linker errors?
> /home/thomas/git/ghc-new/libraries/ghci/dist-install/build/libHSghci-8.3-ghc8.3.
> error: undefined reference to 'ffi_type_uint64'
> chmod +x                                                     inplace/bin/runghc
> /home/thomas/git/ghc-new/libraries/ghci/dist-install/build/libHSghci-8.3-ghc8.3.
> error: undefined reference to 'ffi_type_uint32'


I can confirm these. Looks like is stuck on that

Thomas, did you resolve that issue?


Joachim Breitner
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