Windows build failure

Ian Lynagh igloo at
Wed Sep 10 07:24:14 EDT 2008

On Tue, Sep 09, 2008 at 02:56:28PM +0100, Mitchell, Neil wrote:
> * runhaskell isn't in ghc/bin - but runghc is. I guess something forgot
> to get copied or created. This issue is very minor to me, but will be of
> great significance if it was missing in a release.

Thanks; trac'ed as #2582 so I don't forget about it.

> * The ghc API package hasn't been installed. "ghc-pkg list" gives:

Do you have this patch?:

[Install the stage 2 ghc package when installing; fixes trac #2567
Ian Lynagh <igloo at>**20080906142546] {
hunk ./compiler/Makefile 196
-# XXX We ought to actually install the (stage 2) library
hunk ./compiler/Makefile 197
-       @:
+       $(INSTALL_PACKAGE) install '$(GHC_PKG_INSTALL_PROG)' '$(DESTDIR)$(datadi
r)/package.conf' '$(DESTDIR)' '$(prefix)' '$(iprefix)' '$(ibindir)' '$(ilibdir)'
 '$(ilibexecdir)' '$(idynlibdir)' '$(idatadir)' '$(idocdir)' '$(ihtmldir)' '$(ih
addockdir)' --distpref dist-stage2


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