new build system build fails on Solaris/x86

Christian Maeder Christian.Maeder at
Wed Jan 21 11:24:00 EST 2009

Karel Gardas wrote:
> bash ./boot

I don't know what ./boot does (since I only compile source distros)

> ./configure --prefix=/tmp/ghc-new-build-system-bin
> gmake

this should work with clean sources in the top-level ghc directory

> For boot I'm using autoconf-2.62/automake-1.10.1 and GHC 6.8.3

so ./boot calls basically autoreconf?

Cheers Christian

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