Problems building GHC 6.0 with gcc 3.3

Simon Marlow
Tue, 10 Jun 2003 14:22:14 +0100

> I'm having problems building GHC 6.0 with GCC 3.3. I've fixed a couple
> of problems with comments in CPP macros as seen elsewhere, and then
> everything seemed to be going fine until it came to create
> stage2/ghc-6.0 and it failed with a huge number of things like
> stage2/utils/Util.o(.text+0xb8): In function `r4c8_entry':
> : undefined reference to `GHCziBase_True_closure'
> stage2/utils/Util.o(.text+0xc8): In function `r4c8_entry':
> : undefined reference to `GHCziBase_False_closure'

Fixed in CVS, thanks for the report.  Workaround: don't use GCC 3.3