Cannot link to readline

Yitzchak Gale gale at
Thu Mar 6 05:23:28 EST 2008

I wrote:
>  Well, I just finished compiling 6.8.2 using MacPorts (thanks for
>  that port!). There I have the opposite problem with linking -
>  some symbols are doubly defined. Again, the problem
>  goes away when I specify -framework GNUreadline on the
> ghc command line:

After downloading readline from hackage and
installing it to both GHC 6.6.1 (binary installation) and
GHC 6.8.2 (MacPorts), the problem went away for both
compilers. The GNUreadline framework is now listed in
the ghc-pkg description for both of them.

Kind of odd.


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