[Haskell-cafe] haskell platform questions

Warren Harris warrensomebody at gmail.com
Fri Mar 26 16:29:56 EDT 2010

FWIW, downloading the haskell-platform-2010.1.0.0 tarball and building  
it on my 10.5.8 system (with ghc 6.12.1 installed from the dmg) worked  
just fine. Didn't take too long either. Unfortunately I don't see any  
telltale linker options in the build logs.


On Mar 26, 2010, at 7:38 AM, Gregory Collins wrote:

> Malcolm Wallace <Malcolm.Wallace at cs.york.ac.uk> writes:
>>> It's a known issue, and it's mine. If you (naively) just expect to  
>>> link on
>>> Snow Leopard without passing any special backwards-
>>> compatibility flags, and have things work on Leopard, well, Apple  
>>> has news
>>> for you.
>> gcc -mmacox-version-min=10.5.8  ?
> Something like that, on both gcc and ld; I think you also need a
> "-isysroot /blah.sdk" GCC option (unless that's only for Cocoa- 
> specific
> stuff, I'm not sure).
> I've been dreading it but I think I'm going to have to dig out my
> Leopard CD and run it in a VM.
> G
> -- 
> Gregory Collins <greg at gregorycollins.net>
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