installing ghc on Solaris without gcc

Simon Marlow
Wed, 3 Apr 2002 16:18:00 +0100

> after having used ghc on linux and win32 for quite a while now
> I am stuck with installing the binary distribution on Solaris.
> The Solaris machine does not have a gcc installed. This is correctly
> detected by ./configure.

You really need gcc, sorry.

I don't know what might have caused the link errors you saw, but it may
be an artifact of doing linking through Solaris's cc rather gcc
(actually I'm surprised it got that far).=20