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Ticket #179 (closed defect: invalid)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Cannot install platform on Ubuntu 10.04 - missing zlib C library

Reported by: georger Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: (none-specified) Keywords:
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Description

Installed zlib and problem remains. See the log;

george@george-laptop:~/haskell-platform-2011.2.0.0/haskell-platform-2011.2.0.1$ !74 ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/haskell-platform-2011.2 --enable-unsupported-ghc-version ************************************************** * * Haskell Platform Source Installer * * For the Haskell Platform 2011.2.0.1 and GHC 7.0.3 * ************************************************** checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking target system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking for ghc... /usr/bin/ghc checking for ghc-pkg... /usr/bin/ghc-pkg checking for hsc2hs... /usr/bin/hsc2hs checking version of ghc... 6.12.1 checking version of ghc-pkg matches... yes checking ghc actually works... yes checking for perl... /usr/bin/perl checking for gcc... gcc checking whether the C compiler works... yes checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out checking for suffix of executables... checking whether we are cross compiling... no checking for suffix of object files... o checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes checking for gcc option to accept ISO C89... none needed checking how to run the C preprocessor... gcc -E checking for grep that handles long lines and -e... /bin/grep checking for egrep... /bin/grep -E checking for ANSI C header files... yes checking for sys/types.h... yes checking for sys/stat.h... yes checking for stdlib.h... yes checking for string.h... yes checking for memory.h... yes checking for strings.h... yes checking for inttypes.h... yes checking for stdint.h... yes checking for unistd.h... yes checking zlib.h usability... no checking zlib.h presence... no checking for zlib.h... no configure: error: The zlib C library is required george@george-laptop:~/haskell-platform-2011.2.0.0/haskell-platform-2011.2.0.1$

Change History

Changed 4 years ago by dons

You need to install the developer headers for zlib.

On Ubuntu these are: zlib1g-dev

See also the Ubuntu package for Haskell Platform, http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=haskell-platform

Changed 4 years ago by refold

  • status changed from new to closed
  • resolution set to invalid
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