un/dosifyPath in SysTools.lhs bug?

Simon Marlow simonmar@microsoft.com
Mon, 14 Apr 2003 10:41:34 +0100

> I'm trying to build ghc (the 5.04.3 source tarball) on=20
> Windows, but right
> after the ghc-inplace is written and is used to build=20
> something, ghc fails.
> If I cut and paste the command* and run it with -v, it's=20
> evident that ghc is
> trying to execute /cygdrive/c/mingw/bin/gcc, which is the gcc that I
> ./configured --with-gcc.

I think we usually use a DOS-style path when specifying --with-gcc,
which avoids this problem.

I'll let someone more windows-savvy answer your other questions...