Ben Gamari ben at
Wed Mar 10 17:21:30 UTC 2021

Simon Peyton Jones via ghc-devs <ghc-devs at> writes:

> Friends
> I've just installed WSL2 and built GHC.
> I get this (single) validation failure in
> libraries/unix/tests/getGroupEntryForName. It seems to be just an
> error message wibble, but I can't push a change to master because
> that'll affect everyone else.

Hmm, this is quite unfortunate. My recollection is that WSL2 by default
runs an Ubuntu image, so I'm somewhat surprised that this is failing. 

Can you paste the output of `uname -a` and `cat /etc/os-release`?


- Ben

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