[Haskell-cafe] haskell platform question
dons00 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 12:48:42 CEST 2011
Oh, sorry, missed the first line. Building against GHC snapshots isn't
On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 6:48 AM, Don Stewart <dons00 at gmail.com> wrote:
> It should build. If it doesn't, please report a bug.
> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 8:53 AM, Tim Docker <twd2 at dockerz.net> wrote:
>> I'd like to build the haskell platform against a recent GHC snapshot, for
>> testing purposes.
>> I see that I can download the source for the platform from:
>> with instructions:
>> However when I tried this some months ago, I found that some of the packages
>> in the above source fail to build due to recent ghc changes (eg it's
>> stricter handling of bang patterns).
>> Is there a more recent "beta" snapshot of the platform? Or a darcs/git repo
>> somewhere? I imagine wanting to build the platform against bleeding edge ghc
>> would be a pretty common desire.
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