[Haskell-cafe] A small question

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Fri Nov 16 15:52:12 EST 2007

Sebastian Sylvan wrote:
> On Nov 15, 2007 6:56 PM, Andrew Coppin <andrewcoppin at btinternet.com> wrote:
>> I notice that in GHC 6.8.1, if I compile a runnably program, as well as
>> generating foo.exe, GHC now also generates a file foo.exe.manifest,
>> which appears to contain some kind of XML data. Anybody know anything
>> about this mysterious file?
> I think it's a Windows Vista Manifest (used to let the OS know what
> user privileges are required to run the application).

Ah, right. That makes sense...

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