[Haskell] Re: cannot compile ghc on Debian unstable

Aaron Denney wnoise at ofb.net
Wed Aug 31 18:48:06 EDT 2005

On 2005-08-30, Isaac Jones <ijones at syntaxpolice.org> wrote:
> Michael Vanier <mvanier at cs.caltech.edu> writes:
>> Right now, the Debian unstable package for GHC 6.4 won't install due to
>> some conflict with libgmp3 (the package maintainer has been notified).  
> The trick to getting this to work is to install the libgmp3 from
> stable.
> apt-get install libgmp3/stable #or grab it and install it with dpkg
> apt-get install ghc6
> That might work?

It should, but I have other packages that depend on a newer
version of libgmp3.  Well, I've held off on upgrading them,
because of this.

Aaron Denney

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