Porting the GHC to GNU/Hurd

Simon Marlow simonmar at microsoft.com
Thu Apr 21 05:44:40 EDT 2005

On 20 April 2005 17:34, Thomas Schwinge wrote:

> On Sun, Apr 10, 2005 at 10:39:08PM +0100, Simon Marlow wrote:
>> On 10 April 2005 14:20, Thomas Schwinge wrote:
>>> Is someone aware of any efforts to port the GHC to GNU/Hurd?
>>> If not, I'd like to give that a try.
>> No, and good luck!
> I should be able to get it going using .hc files from i386-linux.
> Correct?
> But where can I find these files or how can I create them myself?  I
> was not (yet) able to find instructions about creating them in the
> "porting guide" and a web search also didn't reveal anything useful,
> yet. 

Just follow the instructions in section 10.2 of the Building Guide:


that tells you how to build the .hc files and bootstrap from them on the
target machine.


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