ANNOUNCE: GHC 6.10.1 beta

Christian Maeder Christian.Maeder at
Wed Sep 24 06:09:36 EDT 2008

Hi Judah,

libedit is simply missing. but ghci used to work with readline! Do I
need to install i.e.
as a static library in order to create code depending on libedit that
can be run on machines without libedit? (This reminds me to the gmp and
readline whims on Macs.)

Cheers Christian

Christian Maeder wrote:
> checking editline/readline.h usability... no
> checking editline/readline.h presence... no
> checking for editline/readline.h... no
> checking editline/editline.h usability... no
> checking editline/editline.h presence... no
> checking for editline/editline.h... no
> checking readline/readline.h usability... yes
> checking readline/readline.h presence... yes
> checking for readline/readline.h... yes
> checking for sign of read_history result on error... negative
> configure: error: editline not found, so this package cannot be built
> See `config.log' for more details.

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