[Haskell-cafe] pre-built ghc 6.4.1 crashes building FPS

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Mon Oct 17 21:01:01 EDT 2005

> Folks,
> I downloaded and installed the pre-built ghc 6.4.1 on Windows XP and  
> Win2k. I tried building FastPackedStrings but ghc crashes soon after  
> starting. Any tips?
> I'm gonna try with a hand-built ghc but somehow doubt it will help.

Oh, now that's interesting. Do you have a log of where it crashes? It
could be some Cabal code, or perhaps something strange in FPS that's
tricking GHC.

Which version of the FPS code is this? Just the one in the darcs repo?

-- Don

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