GHC 5.01 "Zarjaz": Test release for Windows

Reuben Thomas
Wed, 18 Jul 2001 12:53:14 +0100 (BST)

> - The included version of HaXml (including dtdtohaskell.exe etc.) is not
> up-to-date.

That's up to HaXml's author, Malcolm Wallace. The InstallShield shipped with
the latest version from CVS. (Malcolm, could you possibly update, please?)

> - When leaving out the "-o" option, GHC4.08.2 defaulted to "main.exe", but
> GHC5 doesn't anymore (produces "a.out").

I'll fix that.

> - I didn't find a way yet to force GHCi to load a module in "interpreted"
> mode, even if an up-to-date object file is present. Is there a way to do
> this without deleting .hi/.o first?

You could touch the .hs file.

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