[Haskell-cafe] haskell platform broken in ubuntu

Vagif Verdi vagif.verdi
Sat Oct 5 06:38:47 UTC 2013

Oops my bad. The script downloads and installs binary, already compiled 

So it certainly does not take 2 hours, i just did it on 2 computers and it 
takes less than a couple of minutes. I did not though install the entire 
haskell platform, only ghc itself.

On Friday, October 4, 2013 10:19:39 PM UTC-7, rusi wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 5, 2013 at 9:18 AM, Vagif Verdi <vagif... at gmail.com<javascript:>
> > wrote:
>> That will give you only ghc 7.6.2. If you want latest haskell-platform, 
>> source compile is the only option. And btw it is not THAT painful :)
>> You run the script, wait 2-3 minutes and tada!
> Ok so someone is very confused -- maybe me :-)
> http://askubuntu.com/questions/286764/how-to-install-haskell-platform-for-ubuntu-13-04
> seems to say that compiling from source takes like two full nights!!
> Am I missing something?
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