MacOS X Project Builder and Haskell
Wed, 25 Jun 2003 19:29:34 -0700
At 2003-06-25 11:51, Andre Pang wrote:
>Hi Ashley, I guess you've heard of the announcements of the new Apple
>IDE announced at WWDC recently ("Xcode"). I'm at WWDC right now, and
>I'll do my best to talk to the Apple engineers there to make sure that
>all the infrastructure is in place to be able to integrate Haskell/GHC
>with Xcode. Xcode does look a little bit more extensible than Project
>Builder, but since it's in beta, not everything is actually
>documented/integrated yet (in particular, its native build system).
The (reduced) screen-shots of Xcode on the Apple site are so pretty I was
worrying whether it would actually be as powerful as PB, which I'm fairly
impressed with. I'm delighted to hear that Xcode will be even more
>However, if you still want to use Project Builder, I have managed to
>get GHC integration going. It's not pretty (put it this way: Perl is
>involved ...), but it _does_ work. I'm planning to release it in ~2
>weeks, but if you can't wait, email me back and I'll give you a preview
>if I have time :).
All my Haskell development is cross-platform at the moment, so I must use
makefiles and thus "legacy" targets anyway. Though I'm sure I'll have a
look at it when you've finished with it...
Actually my biggest build problem at the moment is that the version of
make that comes with the system is buggy. I use the make that comes with
fink, but of course not everyone has that installed. Perhaps this will be
fixed in the new Darwin.
Ashley Yakeley, Seattle WA
Almost empty page: <http://semantic.org/>