GHC 6.8.1 on Mac OS 10.5 Leopard (Intel) - Configure fails

Joel Reymont joelr1 at
Mon Dec 10 11:14:38 EST 2007

I think what I did is remove GMP.framework when building from source  
and install the MacPorts version. Haven't had a problem since and  
don't remember why I had the problem in the first place.

Are you building from source?

On Dec 10, 2007, at 3:50 PM, Carsten Keßler wrote:

> Hi,
> I know this issue has been discussed on the list before, but I have  
> not found a solution in the archives. Running ./configure on Mac OS  
> 10.5 (Intel) is aborted with this error message:
> checking build system type... i386-apple-darwin9.1.0
> checking host system type... i386-apple-darwin9.1.0
> checking target system type... i386-apple-darwin9.1.0
> Which we'll further canonicalise into: i386-apple-darwin
> checking for path to top of build tree... dyld: Library not loaded:  
> GMP.framework/Versions/A/GMP
>  Referenced from: /Users/Carsten/Desktop/ghc-6.8.1/utils/pwd/pwd
>  Reason: image not found
> configure: error: cannot determine current directory


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