ANNOUNCE: GHC 6.12.1 Release Candidate 1
philip.weaver at gmail.com
Mon Oct 12 03:17:15 EDT 2009
On Sun, Oct 11, 2009 at 1:41 PM, Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li> wrote:
> Hi all,
> We are pleased to (finally!) announce the first release candidate
> for GHC 6.12.1:
> As well as the source tarball:
> there are installers for Windows (i386) and OS X (i386), and binary
> distributions for x86_64/Linux and i386/Linux. For the Linux binary
> distributions, the "linux-n" tarballs are recommended over the "linux"
> Please test as much as possible; bugs are much cheaper if we find them
> before the release!
Thanks! I have been eager to try out 6.12. Unlike many of the recent
snapshots, this one built and installed fine on Mac OS X 10.6 :).
Is there an extralibs tarball that I should use with this? I installed the
release candidate without said tarball. First, I noticed that my old
version of cabal-install could not parse the output from
cabal: failed to parse output of 'ghc-pkg dump'
Then, when I tried to build the network package manually, I got this:
[1 of 5] Compiling Network.URI ( Network/URI.hs,
[2 of 5] Compiling Network.Socket.Internal (
[3 of 5] Compiling Network.Socket ( dist/build/Network/Socket.hs,
Not in scope: data constructor `System.Posix.Internals.Stream'
> Ian, on behalf of the GHC team
> Glasgow-haskell-users mailing list
> Glasgow-haskell-users at haskell.org
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Glasgow-haskell-users