Separating build tree from the source tree

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at
Sat Dec 15 20:58:51 CET 2012

Hi Jan,

On Sat, Dec 15, 2012 at 4:08 PM, Jan Stolarek <jan.stolarek at> wrote:
> Dear list,
> I have a GHC source tree in ghc-working. I would like to have a separate build tree in ghc-build,
> so I did something like this:
> mkdir ghc-build
> cd ghc-build
> lndir ../ghc-working
> Now, I have two different machines. On openSUSE with git 1.8.0 I get something like this:
> [killy at xerxes : /dane/uczelnia/projekty/ghc-build] ./configure

IIRC, you should run something like ../ghc/configure instead of ./configure.

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