ghc-inplace exiting with "error 1" foolishness

Sigbjorn Finne
Tue, 24 Sep 2002 07:56:10 -0700

"Dominic Cooney" <> writes:
> I complained late last week that GHC failed to build because ghc-inplace
> couldn't do anything more complicated than print its version number.
> I tried again on a clean machine, this time remembering to replace
> Cygwin's sh.exe with bash.exe, and mounting C:\mingw as /mingw and
> C:\mingw\include as /mingw/mingw32/include.

Yes, stay clear of 'ash' (which sh.exe is) when building ghc. It has
with quoting and length of command lines.