Dynamic libraries by default and GHC 7.8

Nathan Howell nathan.d.howell at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 03:18:01 CET 2012

Would the SxS loader (with associated manifests, etc) work? I've used
it to support similar scenarios in a former job without any PE32
hacking. Unless things have changed recently, the APIs aren't super
well documented but they are supported and there are a handful of
tools for tracing the loader through various activation contexts.

On Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 5:34 AM, Max Bolingbroke
<batterseapower at hotmail.com> wrote:
> On 6 December 2012 10:05, Max Bolingbroke <batterseapower at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I've tested this by hand and it seems like it works: the absolute
>> paths you hack into the import library are not messed with by the
>> later link step. The resulting executables run flawlessly. Job done.
> To continue spamming the list, I'd just like to advertise my blog post
> explaining the proposed technique, with a worked example:
> http://blog.omega-prime.co.uk/?p=138
> Cheers,
> Max
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