[Haskell-cafe] Linux binary dist problems

Colin Fleming colin.mailinglist at gmail.com
Sat Oct 18 14:26:55 EDT 2008

Hi Leif,

Thanks for the suggestions. Unfortunately this no longer works, the process
is repeatedly killed for using too much memory on "make install". I also had
to manually install readline 4 since it's absurdly hard to open an RPM (or
at least the compat one they have there).

All up, this is just too hard for the amount of spare time I have at the


2008/10/14 Leif Warner <abimelech at gmail.com>

> I had the same problem with the 6.8.3 install on Dreamhost, "unable to
> determine current path" or something.
> Ended up using 6.8.2 install, and had to crack open the rpm of the old
> readline version they linked, put it in $HOME/lib, and set $LD_RUN_PATH to
> point to that.
> http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/6.8.2/ghc-6.8.2-i386-unknown-linux.tar.bz2
> And there is actually an Eclipse plugin for Haskell:
> http://eclipsefp.sourceforge.net/
> Not that I break it out for work.
> -Leif Warner
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