[Haskell-cafe] Building GHC from source: where is libffi-tarballs.git?

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Sat Oct 19 20:28:49 UTC 2013

On Sat, Oct 19, 2013 at 09:39:49AM +0200, Magnus Therning wrote:
> I thought I'd attempt a build of GHC from source.  Following the
> instructions at [1], [2] and [3].  Unfortunately I get stuck:
>     % ./sync-all --testsuite get
>     == running git clone /home/magnus/Private/arch/archhaskell/ghc-git/libffi-tarballs.git libffi-tarballs
>     fatal: repository '/home/magnus/Private/arch/archhaskell/ghc-git/libffi-tarballs.git' does not exist
>     git failed: 32768 at ./sync-all line 120.
> How do I get past this point?

It took me a while but I found the -r option to sync-all :)


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