making Happy

Daniel Fischer at
Sun May 18 11:15:33 EDT 2008

Am Sonntag, 18. Mai 2008 15:01 schrieb Serge D. Mechveliani:
> People,
> please, how can I download  happy-1.14 source ?
> I need to install ghc-6.8.2 from source, and this needs Happy
> -- right?
> I would like to build Happy from source. Its page shows only 1.17.
> 1.14 was easy to build in a standard way:  ./configue --path=...
>                                            make
>                                            make install
> And in 1.17, I am looking into its unzipped root directory, and do not
> see how to make and install.
> Generally, it is good to show an easy way to make and install somewhere
> in the root, in README ...
> Probably, Happy is a wise and remarkable project. But many people need
> only to `make' GHC, and do not intend to study right now many documents
> and philosophy about Happy and Cabal, etc.
> Thank you in advance for your help,
> -----------------
> Serge Mechveliani
> mechvel at

If you don't want to go the cabal way, I could send you happy-1.15-src.tar.gz, 
that builds with ./configure; make; make install, too.

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