intermediate hc files, where

Simon Marlow
Fri, 16 Aug 2002 10:57:24 +0100

> I want to build ghc-5.02.3 from scratch, where can I find the
> bootstrap files please?  The website says they should be listed among
> the downloads for the release, but this isn't so.

Bootstrapping from .hc is a particularly tricky process at the moment.
Unless you've seen it already, take a look at


What platform are you trying to build on?  (.hc files are
architecture-specific, except for "unregisterised" .hc files).