using a stage1 as a compiler for a later ghc?
simonmarhaskell at gmail.com
Wed Feb 28 05:41:16 EST 2007
Isaac Dupree wrote:
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> I'm on a system with main ghc = 6.4.2.
> I've built a ghc 6.6 stage1.
> Is there any problem using that ghc-inplace as a compiler for GHC HEAD?
> (which is done e.g. by ./configure
> (which I want to do because, theoretically 6.6 should be faster here,
> since it supports -fasm unlike the ubuntu-edgy-powerpc-ghc-6.4.2, and
> also considering how my gcc likes to crash randomly a few times during
> anything as extensive as compiling ghc...)
Sure, that should work.
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