Patch to process

Simon Marlow marlowsd at
Wed May 20 11:06:19 EDT 2009

On 19/05/2009 21:40, wren ng thornton wrote:
> Yusaku Hashimoto wrote:
>> I think I had not described context or purpose of my patch in last
>> mail. I'm going to explain the details about why the error occurs and
>> how the patch works. before and from I sent the patch, I have
>> inspected about them. So the detail was complicated but
>> interesting for me, I enjoyed it.
>> Well, this patch seems to be useful only on the old-fashiond Mac OS X
>> 10.4.11, because no same error is not reported from anyone, and I'm an
>> only ghc user who uses Mac OS X 10.4.11. And ghc seemed to has quitted
>> to support the 10.4. This implies the patch should not be applied to
>> the repository. But if there are a few users like me, my patch and
>> report may be useful for (him|her).
> You're not the only one on OSX 10.4. I'm rather saddened by the lack of
> GHC support for 10.4 recently (it's like not supporting XP now that
> Vista is out). Alas.

Now fixed, it looks like this was an accidental regression in 6.10.2. 
Sorry about that.  6.10.4 will have the fix.


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