Debian stable not supported?

Ian Lynagh igloo at
Wed Sep 24 08:53:34 EDT 2008

On Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 09:52:57AM +0300, Yitzchak Gale wrote:
> Before I delete that chroot build environment - could it
> be useful for making GHC 6.8.3 available to others? If someone
> points me in the right direction, perhaps I could create a binary
> tarball and/or backport deb.

You can make a binary distribution by running "make binary-dist" in the
built tree.

To make a backport deb you'd need to start with the Debian source
package, not just the GHC tarball.


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