Updated 6.4 Windows installer RC

Sigbjorn Finne sof at galois.com
Mon Mar 21 20:24:22 EST 2005

Yet another 6.4 installer, this time fixing issues regarding GHC
use on Win9x / NT4 installations:


Unless some _really bad_ platform-specific bugs are reported against
this one soon, that's the final 6.4 installer.

The caveats/remarks below for the 'bld1' version also applies to
this one.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sigbjorn Finne" <sof at galois.com>
To: "GHC users" <glasgow-haskell-users at haskell.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 17, 2005 16:59
Subject: Updated 6.4 Windows installer RC

> An updated version of the Windows installer for ghc-6.4 is now available
> for testing,
>  http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/stable/dist/ghc-6-4-bld1.msi
>  md5 checksum: 4a55a5614587cef07a19d7f7728f3a83
> It hopefully sorts out the showstopping profiling problems that people
> have reported; let me know if it doesn't and/or there are other packaging
> snafus. If nothing major pops up, I'll consider the bits blessed and hook
> the installer up to the GHC downloads page.
> Note:
>  - the installer re-uses the product GUIDs of the original 6.4 installer,
>    so if you've already got it installed, it'll remove that install the 
> first
>    time you run it.
>  - the HGL and Win32 packages have been removed from the installer
>    at the suggestion of the package author(s); deemed not quite yet ready
>    for primetime, I believe.
> --sigbjorn

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