Ticket #84 (closed defect: fixed)
generic source hp does not build with generic linux binary ghc
|Reported by:||martin.k.tang@…||Owned by:||duncan|
|Component:||Generic source tarball||Keywords:|
I downloaded the following:
The ghc generic linux binary comes with libraries that are also included in the haskell platform.
On make, the platform script will happily report that:
Platform package x is already installed. Skipping...
On make install, the platform script will unhappily report that:
Error: The x/Setup script does not exist or cannot be run make: *** [install] Error 2
I've worked around it by commenting out the part in build.sh that skips packages if they're already installed, but I assume that's not The Right Thing to do.