Can't compile GHC
dcarrera at digitaldistribution.com
Mon May 9 11:03:04 EDT 2005
robert dockins wrote:
> Perhaps. Nonetheless it is common practice for compilers to be written
> in the target language and to be compiled via bootstrapping. Ever take
> a look at the GCC sources? You guessed it: C.
Please don't confuse the compiler being written in the target language
with the compiler requiring itself. It should be possible to compile it
with a compiler for a /different/ language.
You can compile gcc with Sun's CC. You should be able to compile ghc
> If this is the binary you found, it is possible you have an incorrect
> version of GCC.
No, that's not it. I have 2.95
$ gcc --version
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