current CVS version doesn't compile

Simon Marlow
Wed, 18 Jun 2003 14:53:58 +0100

> Simon Marlow writes:
>  > What version of GHC are you compiling with?
> The Glorious Glasgow Haskell Compilation System, version 6.1
> I built this version from CVS as well, maybe two or three days before
> the 6.0 version was released.

We only support compiling the CVS sources with:

  a. A released compiler (i.e. one ending in an even number), or
  b. itself.

So, building with a random 6.1 isn't supported, hence the build error.
You should start from 6.0.