[Haskell-cafe] Getting started on Mac OSX

Sunny Basi sunny.basi at gmail.com
Fri Nov 11 08:49:05 CET 2011

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On Fri, Nov 11, 2011 at 2:46 AM, Sunny Basi <sunny.basi at gmail.com> wrote:

> Try going into your terminal and typing ghci or ghc
> CLI is usually the common way of accessing ghc and ghci. I haven't
> installed the platform on my mac yet so I dont know any sort of ui is
> provided. Writing your code in xcode and then compiling via terminal isn't
> all that bad, you'll get used to it. Same with using ghci, i believe.
> Shouldn't be all that bad on the terminal.
> Regards,
> Sunny
> On Fri, Nov 11, 2011 at 2:10 AM, hstenstrom <h.stenstrom at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have a book on Haskell, and I've downloaded and installed Haskell
>> Platform
>> for Mac OS X. What do I do now?
>> XCode is a requirement, and I have it, but I don't know how to run it. To
>> begin with, I want to test small examples from the book, using ghc or
>> ghci.
>> I have read file:///Library/Haskell/doc/start.html.
>> - Where is the software I've just installed?
>> - How is ghci started? Or the "platform", whatever that is?
>> Many thanks if you can help me!
>> Helge
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