GHCi+Cairo, Windows

Alexey Shumitsky alexey.shumitsky at
Thu Feb 3 09:40:11 CET 2011

On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 9:15 AM, Axel Simon <Axel.Simon at> wrote:
> Hi Alexey,
> Sorry about the slow feedback. I know that on Windows our Gtk2HsSetup.hs
> magic file does some name mangling that is necessary because the binary Gtk
> installer has some oddly named libraries. It might be that we didn't get
> this mangling right for cairo or that it has changed. I had hoped that
> somebody with a windows machine might reply to your problems. But maybe you
> could give us the version of the binary installer. If its new, then they
> might have changed the naming...

I took GTK binaries from official site, here:
In particular, cairo libraries are these:
Also, I'm using HaskellPlatform-2010.2.0.0.

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