[Haskell-cafe] GHC doesn't work

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Thu Oct 4 16:13:06 EDT 2007

Salvatore Insalaco wrote:
> 2007/10/3, Andrew Coppin <andrewcoppin at btinternet.com>:
>>   The entry point OpenThread could not be found in KERNEL32.dll.
> Are you using NT 4?

Affirmative. Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6a.

> Probably GHC 6.6.1 dropped support for it (or
> maybe the binary you downloaded was compiled without the support for
> it), as this error message means more or less "your OS is too old to
> run this".

Is that what it means?

The GHC download page claims it *should* work with NT and even ME. If 
that's actually not the case, somebody should alter the text...

[This is why I was puzzled that it didn't work.]

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