binary-dists for ghc-6.8.2

Christian Maeder Christian.Maeder at
Fri Jan 4 12:03:50 EST 2008

Christian Maeder wrote:

these dists are updated now, with a proper (though stripped) file
hsc2hs-bin that caused problems

> The frameworks under
> should do.

> The Mac binaries have been built using
> gcc version 4.0.1 (Apple Computer, Inc. build 5367)
> and a patched Linker.lhs from

Also the file compiler/main/DriverPipeline.hs is (still) patched
according to

> The PPC binary still features:

Both binaries have a fix for now.
(Only the PPC dist has been rebuilt, the i386 one was only repacked)

Ian, could you replace the dists on the download page?

It's possible to overwrite an installation (and loose your later
installed packages!), but not necessary in most cases. Still use "make
install-strip" after "./configure".


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