[Haskell-cafe] Error building Edison

Robert Dockins robdockins at fastmail.fm
Tue Oct 17 13:07:46 EDT 2006

On Oct 17, 2006, at 12:55 PM, Gregory Wright wrote:

> Hi Rob,
> I've built Edison using ghc-6.6.  (I'm testing the macports,
> formerly darwinports, packages for the new 6.6 release.)
> The build goes fine, but the ./Setup register fails claiming that  
> the directory
> /opt/local/lib/EdisonAPI-1.2/ghc-6.6/include does not exist.  I can  
> make the
> directory by hand, and the registration works.  I have an ugly  
> workaround,
> but I wanted to check with you that this is really a cabal bug.   
> Installation
> using ghc-6.4.2 on OS X/ppc worked just fine for me.
> Best Wishes,
> Greg

I'm not doing anything unusual with the cabal scripts (that I'm aware  
of!), so I expect this is a cabal or GHC bug.

BTW, could you run the test suite if you get a moment?  Every data  
point helps.

Rob Dockins

Speak softly and drive a Sherman tank.
Laugh hard; it's a long way to the bank.
           -- TMBG

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