Getting Cabal 1.1.1 working on Windows 98

Krasimir Angelov kr.angelov at
Mon Aug 8 02:55:22 EDT 2005

On 8/6/05, Toby Allsopp <toby at> wrote:
> How, it seems wrong to have to specify the A or W version explicitly
> because there is a #define for it that depends on whther UNICODE is
> defined.  I don't know why that's not being picked up (it's in
> shldobj.h and I see that that's been specified in CVS, but adding it
> makes no difference for me.)

When the Haskell code is compiled via gcc then the compiler will
automatically select A or W version but the native code generator in
GHC doesn't know anything about all these defines in shldobj.h.


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