[Haskell-cafe] Status of Haskell under OsX
Manuel M T Chakravarty
chak at cse.unsw.edu.au
Tue Mar 3 21:58:54 EST 2009
> I use this configuration exclusively... it wasn't actually that hard
> to set up once I found out that the .pc files are shipped in a
> strange directory buried in the frameworks.
> I posted how I got it working back in December: http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=3E883695-30D3-4CBE-AD14-B08C24D343EF%40z.odi.ac
That does work nicely. Thanks for the pointer. I added a paragraph
on the Haskell wiki for easy reference:
> On Mar 2, 2009, at 6:39 PM, Manuel M T Chakravarty wrote:
>> BTW, there is a nice native version of GTK for Mac OS X as a proper
>> Unfortunately, it seems rather difficult to build gtk2hs with the
>> GTK+ framework as the framework doesn't support pkg-config and
>> gtk2hs knows nothing about Mac frameworks. However, GHC has
>> support for frameworks; so, it should be possible to get this to
>> Arne Dehli Halvorsen:
>>> Manuel M T Chakravarty wrote:
>>>>> I'm planning to purchase a MacBookPro so I'm wondering how well
>>>>> Haskell is supported under this platform.
>>>> At least two of the regular contributors to GHC work on Macs.
>>>> That should ensure that Mac OS X is well supported. Installation
>>>> is trivial with the Mac OS X installer package:
>>> Hi, following on from this point:
>>> How does one get gtk2hs running on a mac?
>>> I have a MacBook Pro, and I've had ghc installed for some time now.
>>> (first in 6.8.2 (packaged),
>>> then 6.10.1 (packaged),
>>> then 6.8.2 via macports 1.6
>>> then 6.10.1 via macports 1.7)
>>> I tried to install gtk2hs via macports, but it didn't work.
>>> (0.9.12? on 6.8.2, then on 6.10.1)
>>> Is there a recipe one could follow?
>>> Can I get the preconditions via macports, and then use cabal to
>>> gtk2hs 0.10?
>>> Grateful for assistance,
>>> Arne D H
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