[Haskell-cafe] Can I build and install GHC 6.10.1 withoutprevious installed ghc

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Mon Dec 22 06:36:47 EST 2008

On Mon, 2008-12-22 at 17:53 +0800, Wang, Chunye (NSN - CN/Beijing)
> Hi Duncan,
> wget
> http://haskell.org/ghc/dist/6.8.2/ghc-6.8.2-x86_64-unknown-linux.tar.bz2
> tar -jxvf ghc-6.8.2-x86_64-unknown-linux.tar.bz2 

Ahh, x86-64. Those have always been built on Fedora Core 5.

My only suggestion is to try older ones, eg 6.6.1. That version should
still be able to built 6.10.1 from source and should still be usable for
the RWH book.


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