ghci 7.4.1 no longer loading .o files?

Evan Laforge qdunkan at
Mon Feb 20 08:02:40 CET 2012

On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 10:52 PM, Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 01:46, Evan Laforge <qdunkan at> wrote:
>> Is there something that changed in 7.4.1 that would cause it to decide
>> to interpret .hs files instead of loading their .o files?  E.g.:
> I thought this was deliberate because the debugger won't work with object
> files?

Oh I hope not.  I almost never use the debugger, and it's so much
slower to re-interpret all those modules.

Actually, the few times I've tried the debugger it doesn't seem to
like to break where I want it to, even in interpreted files, so I've
given up whenever I tried it.

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