[Haskell-cafe] problems building ycr2js
tphyahoo at gmail.com
Sun Nov 25 10:57:54 EST 2007
I was at least able to get things to build by doing
thartman at none:~/haskell-installs/yhc-install/yhc/src/translator/js>darcs
hunk ./src/translator/js/ycr2js.hs 8
hunk ./src/translator/js/ycr2js.hs 40
- Just x -> return $ getDirectory $ getDirectory x
+ Just x -> return $ dropFileName x
2007/11/25, Thomas Hartman <tphyahoo at gmail.com>:
> I got through this hurdle following suggestions at
> SHELL = /bin/bash at the top of the main makefile did not work, and I
> did not bother going deeper down this route.
> Rather I did sudo dpkg-reconfigure dash
> and answered "no" when asked if sh should be dash. Thereafter, sh was bash.
> I also had to rm -rf ghc and run make again; ((cd src/translator/js;
> make clean) was not sufficient. (Something wrong with clean?)
> So this got me past the sh mis-aliasing issue but I'm now having
> problems on the final ghc make command.
> What is System.FilePath.Version_0_09 ?
> thartman at none:~/haskell-installs/yhc-install/yhc/src/translator/js>ghc
> --make -i../../compiler98 -i../../libraries/core
> -i../../libraries/general -i../../../depends/filepath
> -i../../../depends/play -i../../../depends/uniplate ycr2js.hs -o
> Could not find module `System.FilePath.Version_0_09':
> Use -v to see a list of the files searched for.
> thartman at none:~/haskell-installs/yhc-install/yhc/src/translator/js>ghc --version
> The Glorious Glasgow Haskell Compilation System, version 6.8.1
> thartman at none:~/haskell-installs/yhc-install/yhc/src/translator/js>ghc-pkg
> list | grep -i filepath
> filepath-188.8.131.52, (ghc-6.8.1), haskell-src-184.108.40.206,
> 2007/11/25, Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH <allbery at ece.cmu.edu>:
> > On Nov 25, 2007, at 9:45 , Thomas Hartman wrote:
> > > Feisty devs suggest people fix the underlying problem, which is that
> > > /bin/sh should not assume bash as default, but specify bash
> > > explicitly. So I guess this is what should be done in the case of
> > > building ycr2js; either that or make it dash compatible.
> > They're correct. I now know there is no point in even thinking about
> > YHC on Solaris or FreeBSD because it knows that /bin/sh is always
> > bash. But then, portability is generally not considered a useful
> > feature in the Linux world....
> > --
> > brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
> > system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
> > electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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