[Haskell-cafe] GHC and MinGW

Stephen Tetley stephen.tetley at gmail.com
Sat Feb 12 16:45:34 CET 2011

Is pkg-config available for MSys? It might help matters if it is - I
think Cabal has direct support for pkg-config.

Otherwise point Cabal to the location of the .a file with
--extra-lib-dirs. You will also have to point to the headers with

If you are compiling with GHC straight rather than using a Cabal file,
I think it will need a -l (lower L) flag for the lib and -I (upper i)
for headers.

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