Profiling in GHC-4.08.1

Reuben Thomas
Thu, 25 Oct 2001 11:33:12 +0100

Andre W B Furtado writes:
> I was trying to compile a .hs file with the profiling option enabled
> (-prof -auto-all) but I got an error message:
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lHSstd_p_imp
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> Does anyone know what is this "-lHSstd_p_imp"? I am using GHC-4.08.1 (with
> Cygwin) under a Windows 98 platform.

You're trying to use profiling with dynamic compilation. You can't,
since there are no profiling DLLs, so use -static.

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