[Haskell-cafe] hGetContents: resource exhausted

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Mon Jul 26 05:47:51 EDT 2010

On Sun, Jul 25, 2010 at 23:47, Lally Singh <lally.singh at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey all,
>  This is on OpenSolaris.  Simple attempts to build cabal packages
> give me this error, and I don't know what it means.  Here's an
> example:
> [07/25 18:51::lally at sol type-level]$ runghc Setup.hs configure
> Configuring type-level-0.2.4...
> Setup.hs: fd:8: hGetContents: resource exhausted (Resource temporarily
> unavailable)
> Setup.hs: fd:8: resource exhausted
> Does anyone know what this means?  I'm trying to just get the llvm
> bindings installed (requiring mtl & type-level).

A quick guess: you're running out of filedescriptors.


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