GHC 6.6.1 Windows installer, test version

Simon Marlow simonmarhaskell at
Thu May 10 05:11:52 EDT 2007

shelarcy wrote:
> Hi,
> On Wed, 09 May 2007 17:31:51 +0900, Simon Marlow <simonmarhaskell at> wrote:
>> So to summarise, the following are missing from the binary distribution that
>> Neil used as the basis for his installer:
>>   * readline
>>   * ALUT
>>   * OpenAL
>>   * GLUT
>>   * C++ support in the bundled GCC
>> right?
> Yes. And Sigbjorn's one provides these packages.

Ok, but I don't know how to build these libraries.  You mentioned copying the
files from the old GHC distribution, but that sounds exceedingly dodgy, since
they're from a different version of mingw.  And I can't find these libraries to
download on the mingw site.  Any ideas?


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