[Haskell-cafe] Haskell Package for Fedora 21?

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com
Wed Dec 31 01:02:59 UTC 2014

On 31 December 2014 at 10:54, Dominick Samperi <djsamperi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks,
> I should have been more precise. It is possible to install an older
> version of Haskell Platform (containing ghc 7.6.3) in the usual
> Fedora 21 way: yum -y install haskell-platform.
> I am trying to install the most recent version of the Haskell
> Platform, version 2014.2.0.0, and for this only a Debian
> binary is provided. This doesn't work under Fedora 21.
> I tried using the source distribution for HP 2014.2.0.0, and this
> requires an already installed HP, so I installed the one that
> includes ghc 7.6.3. The build of the source distribution failed
> on the step that tries to create hptool due to "cannot satisfy"
> applied to hastache-0.6.1...

It's not the entire platform, but you can install a newer GHC on
Fedora 21 from here:

> On Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 6:02 PM, Alexey Shmalko <rasen.dubi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Adding /usr/lib64 or /usr/lib64/openssl/engines to LD_LIBRARY_PATH doesn't
>>> help,
>>> even though libgmp.so is located in the latter directory.
>> Are you sure you have libgmp.so and not libgmp.so.3?
>> If you have libgmp.so.3, you should symlink libgmp.so to libgmp.so.3 or
>> install package with libgmp.so.
>> You could also try using strace. System call trace should help figuring out
>> what's going on.
>> Regards,
>> Alexey
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Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
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