runghc and GhcWithInterpreter

Reid Barton rwbarton at
Tue Apr 7 20:16:50 UTC 2015

On Mon, Apr 6, 2015 at 1:46 PM, Jeremy <voldermort at> wrote:

> Edward Z. Yang wrote
> > runghc itself is just a little shell script which calls GHC proper
> > with the -f flag, so I suppose the build system was just not set
> > up to not create this link in that case.
> I have a binary called runghc under /usr/local/lib/ghc-7.10.1/bin in
> addition to the shell script under /usr/local/bin that references it.

Yes, runghc is actually a small Haskell program that shells out to ghc -e.

I filed an issue:

Reid Barton
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