Any release date for GHC 6.8.3 for Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) on PowerPC G4 machines?

Benjamin L.Russell DekuDekuplex at
Tue Aug 5 04:49:48 EDT 2008

On Tue, 05 Aug 2008 09:11:25 +0200, Christian Maeder
<Christian.Maeder at> wrote:

>I've rebuild the binary without statically linked gmp.
>So in addition to readline (and ncurses) you need gmp from MacPorts.
>(Otherwise even installation will fail, because pwd needs gmp.)
>If you want ghc to produce static binaries then move the static library
>libgmp.a into your installed ghc's libdir.

Thank you very much for the update.  I'll be sure to fetch gmp from
MaPorts when I install GHC 6.8.3 on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), and to
move libgmp.a into my installed GHC's libdir.

If I run into problems, I'll post them in this thread.

-- Benjamin L. Russell

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