GHC 6.8.1 on Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)

Christian Maeder Christian.Maeder at
Thu Nov 8 06:25:12 EST 2007

Dear Tiger Mac-users,

binary distributions of GHC 6.8.1 for Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) are stored at:

As for ghc-6.6.1 both distributions rely on (the "universal") GMP and
GNUreadline frameworks found at:
instructions at:

The ppc distribution features the bug:

Only HADDOCK documentation is included.
(The message at the end of an installation is wrong anyway, because a
wrong directory is tested:
 Warning: this binary distribution does NOT contain documentation!)

I haven't checked the installation against a test-suite (could someone
put one up for download?), but the distributions work for our purposes
and might be useful for you, too.


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